Dear ISH Colleagues,
   Sorry for the delay in sending out my first message to you. I plan to send these each two weeks, unless you have more immediate needs. I want to thank Trevor Pearce, our long-serving moderator, for his help in getting set-up and general guidance.

   Please see below for information about new opportunities and publications:

Post Docs:

The Institute of Philosophy I, Ruhr University Bochum, seeks applications for one Post-Doc position (for 2 years) as part of the DFG-research group ROTO “The Return of the Organism in the Biosciences" (PI Jan Baedke). Deadline: 24th Sept. 2021.
More info on this call:

Publication Opportunities:

Call for Papers: Topical Collection on "Postgenomic Determinisms: Environmental Narratives After the Century of the Gene" in History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences. Deadline for submission of abstracts: 30th Sept. 2021.

For your Reading List:

September 125th: Michael Ruse invites you to attend a Book Launch for "The Cambridge History of Atheism" -


All the best, Lloyd

Lloyd Ackert, Ph.D.
Teaching Professor
Department of History

Research Associate
Patrick Center for Environmental Research
Academy of Natural Sciences

Drexel University
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