Annual Department Chairs' Workshop

Are you facing the professional challenge of serving as department chair?

From July 19-23, 2021, the AHA will offer our third annual Chairs’ Workshop virtually via Zoom. Drawing on topics from our in-person workshop, our virtual workshop will feature small group conversations (capped at 10) facilitated by experienced department chairs and AHA elected leadership. 

Location and Time

July 19-23, two hours a day, via Zoom (exact times TBD)

Registration & Fees 

Registration is now open on a first-come, first-served basis at historians.org/myaha.

AHA institutional members: $200

AHA institutional non-members: $300

Any questions about the workshop can be directed to Megan Connor at  mconnor@historians.org.


To get a better sense of plenary topics and breakout discussions at past workshops, check out these resources:


 2022 Chairs' Workshop

The 2022 workshop will be held in person, hosted at the American Bar Foundation (420 E. Superior St., Chicago, IL 60611), from July 18-19, 2022. We have not yet finalized registration fees, but they will include two nights' accommodation (July 17 and 18) at Aloft Hotel Mag Mile (243 East Ontario Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60611).