Application Agonies: It’s Time to Simplify the Academic Hiring Process
February 14, 2020
How can we make hiring in academia a kinder process?
AHA Member Spotlight: Libby Cook
February 13, 2020
Libby Cook is an architectural historian at the Nevada Department of Transportation. She lives in Reno, Nevada, and has been a member since 2007.
The 2020 AHA Jobs Report: New History PhDs Awarded Continue to Decline as Academic Job Market Remains Flat
February 12, 2020
We may have reached a point of stability in the academic job market.
Grant of the Week: SSRC Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal Fellowship
February 11, 2020
The SSRC is now accepting applications for its Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal Fellowship.
Looking Back and Ahead: An Executive Director Summary
February 10, 2020
An update on the challenges facing the AHA.
Townhouse Notes: Reflections on My First Annual Meeting
February 7, 2020
First-time attendees of the AHA annual meeting included our managing editor.
AHA Member Spotlight: Chandra Mallampalli
February 6, 2020
Chandra Mallampalli is the Fletcher Jones Foundation Chair of the social sciences and professor of history at Westmont College. He lives in Santa Barbara, California, and has been a member since 2000.
February 5, 2020
We cannot recap the entire four days of activities at the 2020 annual meeting, but here is a taste.
Grant of the Week: Thoreau Society Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship
February 4, 2020
The Thoreau Society is now accepting applications for its Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship for 2020.
Actions by the AHA Council: June 2019 to January 2020
January 31, 2020
Through email conversation from June 10 to December 19, 2019, and at meetings on January 3 and 6, 2020, the Council of the American Historical Association took the following actions: Approved a lett...