AHA Committees

AHA Committees address administrative or policy concerns, investigate and advise the organization on recent issues in the discipline, identify and recognize the best of historical scholarship and work, and support initiatives that promote history and historical thinking. Members of the Nominating Committee and Committee on Committees are elected annually by the AHA membership. Members of all other committees are appointed by AHA Council.

Elected Committees

Committee on Committees

Nominating Committee

Permanent Committees

Board of Editors, American Historical Review

Editorial Advisory Board, Perspectives on History

Committee on Affiliated Societies

Committee on International Historical Activities

Committee on LGBTQ History and Historians

Committee on Minority Historians

Committee on the Harmsworth Professorship

Committee on Women Historians

Council Subcommittee on the Annual Meeting

Finance Committee

Graduate and Early Career Committee (formerly the Committee for Graduate Students)

Investment Committee

Archives Wiki Advisory Board

Ad Hoc Committees

Advisory Committee on Disability

Committee on Contingent Faculty

Committee on Professional Evaluation of Digital Scholarship by Historians

Committee on State Standards

Digital History Working Group

Two-Year College Faculty Task Force

Award and Grant Committees

Award and Prize Committees

Grant and Fellowship Committees

Standing Committees

Annual Meeting Program Committee

Local Arrangements Committee


Discontinued Committees

*Note that the Executive Director serves ex officio on all committees.