AHA members are involved in all fields of history, with wide-ranging specializations, interests, and areas of employment. To recognize our talented and eclectic membership, AHA Today features a regular AHA Member Spotlight series. Daniel Vivian is an assistant professor and The post AHA Member Spotlight: Daniel Vivian appeared first on American Historical Association.… Learn More >
The reign of the Ottoman sultan Suleiman I and his love life were the inspirations for the Turkish TV soap opera Muhteşem Yüzyıl (Magnificent Century), which ran for four seasons starting in 2011, and came to a closeThe post Magnificent Century: Historical Turkish Soap Opera Finds a Global Audience appeared first on American Historical Association.… Learn More >
In the summer issue of Perspectives on History, published online, historians wrote about the historical context of the Supreme Court decision on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby. In “Property v. Liberty: The Supreme Court’s Radical Break with Its Historical The post Historians Continue Conversation about Burwell v. Hobby Lobby appeared first on American Historical Association.… Learn More >
Calendar of Events
Jul 31 2014
12th Annual International Conference on History & Archaeology: From Ancient to Modern, 28-31 July 20
Jul 31 2014
America's Liberty and Art: MFA, Boston Lecture Highlights Magna Carta
Aug 1 2014
Fulbright Israel Post-Doctoral Fellowships for American Researchers in All Historical Academic Disciplines
Introducing AHA Communities: An Online Hub for Historians
We are proud to launch AHA Communities, a new platform for online communication and collaboration. Our goal is that AHA Communities will serve as a new space for the history community to connect, share ideas, discuss professional and theoretical issues, and take advantage of the digital tools AHA Communities has to offer.
JPASS Discount Now Available for AHA Members
Members of the American Historical Association are able to purchase a 1-year JPASS access plan for $99-a 50% discount on the listed rate. JPASS includes unlimited reading and 120 article downloads-not only to the American Historical Review but to more than 1,500 humanities, social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections.
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Latest Job Postings
The Massachusetts Historical Society seeks an editor in chief for the Adams Papers documentary editing project. Responsible for all facets of the Adams Papers project, the editor in chief will play an…
The Committee on Degrees in Social Studies at Harvard University seeks applicants for the position of senior lecturer on social studies, with an expected start date of July 1, 2015. This position will…
The University of Chicago History Department invites applications for the Harriet & Ulrich E. Meyer Professorship in Modern Jewish History. Research interests may be in any region in the 19th and 20th…
What I Do: A Conversation with Rachel Reinhard
For the past nine months we have been talking to historians who work beyond the professoriate, and posting the videos on the AHA's YouTube channel. Our most recent installment, a conversation with Rachel Reinhard, brings the number of videos to six.
Reinhard told us about her role as the director of the UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project, which serves, she says, "as a bridge between the university and K-12 classrooms, and [supports] the professional development of K-12 instruction."