Event Type

AHA Department Chairs Workshop, Workshop

AHA Topics

Academic Departmental Affairs, Graduate Education, Professional Life, Teaching & Learning, The History Major, Undergraduate Education


  • Evanston, IL

Event Description

The 2024 Department Chairs’ Workshop will be held July 15-16 at Northwestern University (633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208). Registration will include two nights’ accommodation (July 14 and 15) at the Hilton Orrington/Evanston hotel (1710 Orrington Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201) and an all-participants’ workshop dinner on Monday evening.

Programming will begin the morning of  Monday, July 15 and end around 3 pm on Tuesday, July 16. The agenda will be posted shortly before the workshop.


Registration & Fees

The 2024 registration fees are:

AHA institutional members: $1200

AHA institutional nonmembers: $1560

Register for the workshop by signing in at www.historians.org/myaha. Select “Register for Chairs’ Workshop” under Events. You may pay either a deposit or the full payment. If you would like to be invoiced instead, contact ltownsend@historians.org. Refunds are available through June 21, 2024. Final payment is due June 30, 2024.

Any questions about the workshop can be directed to Rachel Wheatley at rwheatley@historians.org.

Further Reading

Academic Department Resources

Dana Schaffer, “Supporting History Department Chairs,” Perspectives on History (May 2024).