NOSH: The North American Organization of Scottish Historians

Nosh logoThe North American Organization of Scottish Historians

Objectives: We organized in January 2008 to bring together those interested in the study of Scotland who live on the North American Continent

Upcoming Conferences & Panels

Calls for Papers!

Early Modern Clergy Conference, Edinburgh, May 2017: Please send proposals of no more than 250 words to by February 28, 2017.  For information, contact Chris Langley at

FROM SCOTLAND TO THE SOUTH OF THE MEDITERRANEAN: THE THOUGHT OF ADAM SMITH THROUGH EUROPE AND BEYOND, Conference to be held at the University of Palermo (Sicily) in July 2017.  Abstracts due by 8 January 2017.  For more information, see:

We are looking for panelists for Sixteenth Century Studies and for NACBS for the fall. We’d love to promote more Scottish panels. Please contact if you have any questions or ideas or panels!

Conference papers from NOSH conferences may result in a special edition of Scotia... details to follow

Keep in mind the Eighteenth Century Studies Conference as well!

If you would like to organize a panel for any other conference, please contact scottish.historians@gmail.comand we can get it up on the web-site!



The Interdisciplinary Journal of Scottish Studies is looking for excellent articles touching on any aspect of Scotland, including history and literature. The journal Scotia is affiliated with NOSH and looks forward to reading more articles from NOSH members

Membership Information

The Membership application can be found here: Membership Application

Our Membership Secretary is Janay Nugent.

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Nosh Memberships Options

Please fill out an application and email to Janay at or if you are submitting your membership via PayPal!

Current Officers:

President & Treasurer, Kristen Walton

Vice President, Ed Furgol

Membership Secretary, Janay Nugent

Board Members/Officers Bill Rodner, Editor, Scotia

Official Documents & Information


Certificate of Incorporation

NOSH is formally affiliated with

Scotia, the Interdisciplinary Journal of Scottish Studies as well as with the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference:SCSC

Other Societies of Interest:

Affiliated Journals:

 News submitted from members:

** This is not the permanent site, but one which will be much more professional in the near future!

NOSH is recognized as a 501(c)3 Non-profit under the US Tax code as of April 2011

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