Career Diversity for Historians
Exploring Systemic Racism and the AHA
Angela D. Dillard and Katherine L. French | Nov 23, 2021During a client-based research seminar, graduate students researched the history of the AHA's leadership, annual meetings, and legitimation of scholarship.
A Winding Road to Finding My Niche
Emily Joan Elliott | Oct 7, 2021Trying a number of different jobs helped Emily Joan Elliott find the right career after she finished her PhD in 2019.
From PhD to Policy
Brandon Kirk Williams | Oct 6, 2021How do you get from a history PhD to a postdoc in cybersecurity? Brandon Kirk Williams shares his path.
From the Editor
Ashley E. Bowen | Oct 4, 2021Navigating a career transition, even a desired move into a new field, can be distressing and isolating.
Choose Your Professional Path
Courtney E. Thompson | Feb 10, 2021A "Choose Your Path" assignment structure encourages graduate students to explore their professional interests while completing historical research.
Daniela Sheinin | Nov 5, 2020The University of Michigan's grad students are sharing their research on a new public platform: a podcast.
The Purpose of a History PhD
AHA Career Diversity Fellows | Aug 14, 2020In the sixth of a six-part series, the Career Diversity fellows reflect on how two years of department-focused work has...
Alumni Involvement in Graduate Education
Leah Burnham, Tyler Krahe, Ramya Swayamprakash, and Matthew Villeneuve | Aug 7, 2020In the fifth of a six-part series on Career Diversity, fellows discuss how they have built closer ties to department alumni.
Internships for Graduate Students
Allison Faber, Trishula Patel, and Hope Shannon | Jul 31, 2020In the fourth of a six-part series on Career Diversity, fellows discuss how graduate internship programs help students shape their paths through graduate school.