Please see below for details of our TECHNE AHRC Funded Studentship, for which we are currently recruiting. Further details can be found here:
We are looking for applications from a diverse range of disciplines and backgrounds, and the PhD will include some archival theory. Please do circulate to anyone who may be interested.
Archivist & Records Manager
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Department of English and Creative Writing, University of Roehampton and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Kew’s imperial archive: Cataloguing Economic Botany in the Miscellaneous Reports, 1841-1928
This studentship offers the opportunity to research and study the history, composition and arrangement of a major collection held in the archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: the Miscellaneous Reports; 771 volumes of printed and manuscript material relating to the administration of the British colonial botanic gardens and stations, dating from the 1840s to 1928. Full project description
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