Every Historian Counts: A New AHA Database Analyzes Careers for PhDs
Emily Swafford and Dylan Ruediger | Jul 9, 2018
We broke down employment trends by gender, field specialization, department, and more. You can too.
Teaching Career Diversity through Informational Interviews
Purnima Dhavan | Jul 16, 2018
Informational interviews form the core of Purnima Dhavan's graduate professionalization seminar.
Fishing for Loan Sharks: Small-Sum Lending Reform over Time
From the National History Center, Perspectives Daily
Anne Fleming | Jul 12, 2018
Policymakers have been trying to reel in loan sharks for over a century.
Why I Am a Historian: A Response to Mary Beth Norton
Lillian Guerra | Jul 2, 2018
Confronting ignorance and racism pushed me into my career.
AHA Member Spotlight: Beth Linker
Matthew Keough | Jul 17, 2018
Beth Linker is associate professor in the History and Sociology of Science Department at the University of Pennsylvania.
Grant of the Week: 2018 Snell Prize in European History
Zoë Jackson | Jul 11, 2018
The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association is accepting submissions for the 2018 Snell Prize in European History until August 1.
AHA Member Spotlight: Daniel Brückenhaus
Matthew Keough | Jul 10, 2018
Daniel Brückenhaus is an assistant professor of history at Beloit College.
From the Nation’s Capital, on the Fifth of July
James Grossman | Jul 5, 2018
This year’s celebration of Independence Day felt more jingoist than patriotic.
Andrew H. Lee | Jul 5, 2018
Even when students know little about history, the "beautiful game" can inspire deep inquiry about the past.