The Centre for the Study of Historical Consciousness invites applications for the position of Visiting Scholar.
Visiting Scholars will generally spend one week in residence at the University of British Columbia, during which time they give one public lecture and one seminar for Centre Faculty and Student Associates. They are provided with a desk for the week. Please send as a single document e-mail attachment: a curriculum vitae, titles and 200-word (maximum) descriptions of the lecture and seminar, and names, positions and contact information of three referees. Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis throughout the academic year.
Send your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Malmö University, Sweden
7-26 September and 4-26 November 2013
David Rosenlund is a Phd student from Malmö University, Sweden. His research looks into the alignment between curriculum, teacher practice and student understanding in upper secondary history education. Parallel with the Phd-studies Rosenlund works with large scale assessment of history for years 7-9 in Sweden. This assessment project was conducted for the first time in May 2013.
Dr. Anna Zadora
Maison Interuniversitaire de Sciences de l'Homme-Alsace, Strasbourg, France
27-31 January 2014
Dr. Anna Zadora is Associated professor and Researcher at Strasbourg University. Her research interests centre on history education, historical consciousness and national identity in the post-Soviet area with regard to the history textbooks. She has been a Visiting Scholar at Lund University and The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research.