Summer 2021 | Academic year 2021-22

Academic year 2022-23

Convenors
Miles Taylor (Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany)
Ku-ming (Kevin) Chang (Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan)
Heike Jöns (Loughborough University, United Kingdom)
Tamson Pietsch (University of Technology Sydney, Australia)

Timing
Wednesdays, about monthly, 2.00-3.30 pm (UK time: GMT/UTC+0 or BST/UTC+1), online via Zoom

Contact email
historyofuniversities@gmail.com

5 October 2022
2 pm (BST/UTC+1)

Modern Historiography in the Making: Teaching and Research at German Universities, 1700-1900

Kaspar Risbjerg Eskildsen (Roskilde University) | Abstract

2 November 2022
2 pm (GMT/UTC+0)

Eureka! Gold Rushes, Universities, and Globalisation in the British World, 1840-1910

Caitlin Harvey (Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge) | Abstract

7 December 2022
2 pm (GMT/UTC+0)

An Era of Austerity? Irish Universities and the Independent State, 1932-1945

John Walsh (Trinity College Dublin) |Abstract

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8 February 2023
2 pm (GMT/UTC+0)

Dealing with Medical Uncertainty in the European Research University around 1900

Pieter Dhondt (University of Eastern Finland) |Abstract

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1 March 2023
2 pm (GMT/UTC+0)

University as a Space to Experiment with Ideologies: Kenkoku University in Japanese-occupied Manchuria, 1938-1945

Yuka Kishida (Bridgewater College) |Abstract

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