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

Annual Meeting Program Committee

Board of Editors, American Historical Review

Committee on Affiliated Societies

Council Committee on the Annual Meeting

Editorial Advisory Board, Perspectives on History

Finance Committee

Investment Committee

Local Arrangements Committee

Standing Committees

Archives Wiki Advisory Board

Committee on the Harmsworth Professorship

Committee on International Historical Activities

Committee on LGBTQ Status in the Profession

Committee on Minority Historians

Committee on Women Historians

Graduate and Early Career Committee

Award and Grant Committees

Annual Meeting Travel Grant Committee

Award and Prize Committees

Research Grant and Fellowship Committees

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


Discontinued Committees

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