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  • Jul 24, 2014 - What We’re Reading: July 24, 2014

    Today’s What We’re Reading features historical reflections on Gaza, a Jeffersonian approach to renaming California’s proposed six states, building a historical website, and much more! Gaza: Historically Speaking Crisis Guide: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict The Council on Foreign Relations offers historical The post What We’re Reading: July 24, 2014 appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

  • Jul 24, 2014 - Historians Named among 2013 National Humanities Medalists

    On July 22, President Obama and the National Endowment for the Humanities announced the winners of the 2013 National Humanities Medals, awarded to “individuals or groups whose work has deepened our nation’s understanding of the humanities and broadened our citizens’ The post Historians Named among 2013 National Humanities Medalists appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

  • Jul 24, 2014 - Interfolio ByCommittee for AHA Members

    Are you part of a search committee for a faculty position or fellowship? AHA members now have access to a powerful tool to make their work easier: Interfolio’s ByCommittee. The American Historical Association has partnered with Interfolio to give individual The post Interfolio ByCommittee for AHA Members appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

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.

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JPASS Discount Now Available for AHA Members

JSTORMembers 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.

Log in to member services to purchase your JPASS access plan today.

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Latest Job Postings

  • America - Nanjing, CHN - added Jul 18

    The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) invites applications for one resident/visiting professor of American history at its graduate school located in Nanjing, Chi…

  • Post-1945 United States - Cambridge, MA - added Jul 18

    The History Faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track historian of the post-World War II United States. The position will be filled at the…

  • Ancient - San Diego, CA - added Jul 18

    The Department of History at the University of San Diego seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in ancient history, beginning September 2015. Although the research specialization is open, the depart…

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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." 

What I Do: Historians Talk About Their Work