Ö1 Radiokolleg Globale Nachhaltigkeitsziele

das Ö1 Radio strahlt von 11. bis 13. Juni die Serie "Globale Nachhaltigkeitsziele" in der Sendung Radiokolleg aus. Sie können die Beträge unter 7 Tage lang im Internet nachhören. Oder direkt on air: vormittag von 9-10 Uhr, abendliche Wiederholung um 22:08 Uhr.

Postdoctoral Researcher in Environmental History Recruitment

The Center for History at Sciences Po, in Paris, France, recruits one postdoctoral researcher in environmental history for a 36-month period starting in September 2019. This position is opened as part of the project “Shifting Shores: An Environmental History fo Morphological Change in Mediterranean River Deltas over the Twentieth Century".

Deadline for application: June 3, 2019


Assistant Professor Rural and Environmental History (Tenure Track)

Wageningen University and Research is looking for an ambitious historian devoted to research and education in social science history.

Deadline: 26 May 2019


Honorary Doctorate of Aalborg University awarded to Verena Winiwarter

For her distinguished efforts in the field of environmental history Verena Winiwarter was conferred the degree of Doctor philosophiae honoris causa. The festive promotion took place on May 3rd,  within the framework of Aalborg University´s Annual Celebration 2019.


GAIA Masters Student Paper Award

The international journal GAIA – Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society invites Masters students to participate in the GAIA Masters Student Paper Award. Masters students are encouraged to submit their results from research-based courses or Masters theses in the field of transdisciplinary environmental and sustainability science.

Date for submissions: November 4, 2019.


Ein gutes Leben für alle

Mit der "Agenda 2030" will die UNO nichts weniger als eine "Transformation der Welt" herbeiführen. Gelingen soll das mit Hilfe von 17 Zielen für nachhaltige Entwicklung (SDGs) rund um Ökologie, Soziales und Wirtschaft, die von allen 193 Mitgliedstaaten umgesetzt werden. Großer Wurf oder Utopie? APA-Science hat sich den ambitionierten Aktionsplan näher angesehen.


Bulletin 19 from ICEHO (International Consortium of Environmental Histoy Organizations)

Das Zentrum für Umweltgeschichte ist Mitglied von ICEHO und stellt das neueste Bulletin von ICEHO hier auch direkt zur Verfügung

>Bulletin 19 (pdf 2,4 MB)

- The Carinthian University of Applied Sciences launches a program of study on Management of Conservation Areas. The international master will start in October 2019.

- The European Parks Academy on Management. Save the date for the next round: 15th-20th July 2019.



Groß, R (2019): Die Beschleunigung der Berge. Eine Umweltgeschichte des Wintertourismus in Vorarlberg/Österreich, 1920-2010. Böhlau, Köln ISBN 3412511684

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EHCA Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Environmental History

On the occasion of the 3rd WCEH, Florianopolis, Brazil
Application closes by June 30, 2019.




The Society for Military History awarded "Distinguished Book Award "

Tucker, R.P., Keller, T., McNeill, J.R., Schmid, M. (Eds.) (2018): Environmental Histories of the First World War, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, ISBN: 9781108429160, 320 S.

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>The Society for Military History


94th Minisymposium of the Centre for Environmental History

Big Fish Tales

Ellen Arnold
Associate Professor of History
Ohio Wesleyan University
Associate Editor-in-Chief, Water History

Place / Ort: Universität für Bodenkultur Wien | Standort Schottenfeldgasse 29, 1070 Wien
Time / Zeit: Friday, 24 May 2019, 18:15 p.m.

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Danube Environmental History Initiative

> DEHI website



The Danube Environmental History Network is open to all interested partners for sharing publications, presentations and research opportunities.
If you would like to join, please contact the coordinators Gertrud Haidvogl or Martin Schmid .



Environmental History Database Austria

> to EHDA Data Base



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