pour plus d'information, veuillez consulter l'annonce (https://jobs.vub.be/job/Elsene-Postdoctoral-Fellowship-'History-of-Modern-Physics'/694575501/et contacter les personnes référencées pour toute question. Postdoctoral Fellowship 'History of Modern Physics' The Faculteit Wetenschappen en Bio-ingenieurswetenschappen, Vakgroep Fysica, of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel is looking for a postdoctoral researcher in the history of modern physical sciences to work on the Solvay Science Project. Description: The International Solvay Institutes owe their existence to the vision of Ernest Solvay, founder of the International Institute for Physics (1912) and its counterpart for Chemistry (1913). Pursuing his legacy, the Solvay family created in 1970 the International Solvay Institutes in association with the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). As a token of the Institutes’ dedication for scientific research, physicists and chemists have joined forces with historians and archivists to launch the Solvay Science Project, a multilingual virtual exhibit showcasing a selection of first-hand documents and images from the archival collections of the International Solvay Institutes. Duties and responsibilities: You will contribute to feed the Solvay Science Project website, i.a. by writing contextual essays alongside the digital resources; You will advance your own research agenda by producing original research leading to academic publications, policy analyses, blog posts, or similar outputs; You will work closely with researchers and faculty from the VUB and the ULB to engage in outreach activities, as well as to provide administrative support, for the Solvay Science Project; You will dedicate as much as half of your time to the project by consulting the historical archives of the International Solvay Institutes held at the ULB; For this function, our Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus (Elsene/Ixelles) will serve as your home base.