By Kathleen Thompson I spent this summer on a research journey to find Union Civil War soldiers committed to insane asylums. This research supports my doctoral dissertation, in which I analyze how mental trauma appeared in the Civil War, how soldiers The post Needle in a Haystack: The Challenges of Researching Mental Trauma in the Civil War appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
By Marsha Barrett In anticipation of a new academic year, we solicited reflections from three early-career historians on their first years in new positions. Today, Marsha Barrett talks about her first year on the tenure track. In August 2014, I arrived in The post My First Year on the Tenure Track appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
A new school year means new books to buy. With special offers from Oxford University Press and other top sources of scholarly publications, you can save money when ordering the books, journals, and database subscriptions you need. Check out these The post Back-to-School Discounts for AHA Members! appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
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US - OH - Wooster, The History Department of The College of Wooster invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the History of Great Britain and Its Empire beginning Augus…
US - MD - College Park, The University of Maryland, College Park, invites applications from historians of the late antique Mediterranean, defined as 200-800 CE. Preference will be given to those with…
Emerging Democracies Postdoctoral Fellow | Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, University of Michigan - added Sep 2
US - MI - Ann Arbor, Fellowship period: September 2016 – May 2017Application deadline: January 15, 2016 The Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies (WCED) at the University of Michigan invites p…
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The 130th annual meeting of the Association will be held January 7-10, 2016, in Atlanta.