Employment & Careers
Every Historian Counts
Emily Swafford and Dylan Ruediger | Jul 9, 2018We broke down employment trends by gender, field specialization, department, and more. You can too.
Why I Am a Historian
Lillian Guerra | Jul 2, 2018Confronting ignorance and racism pushed me into my career.
A Career in Corporate Finance
Clifford Manko | May 24, 2018Cliff Manko credits his BA in history and his passion for the subject with preparing him for a job in...
The Geography of History PhDs
Dylan Ruediger | May 7, 2018With information from 161 history PhD programs, the AHA's Where Historians Work illustrates the national landscape of employment for history PhDs.
Misha Appeltova, Zach Nacev, and Gregory Valdespino | May 3, 2018We stopped in front of a painting portraying a group of villagers by a river. “What do you see?” ask...
The Real Academic World
Nancy Aguirre, Cristóbal A. Borges, John Paul A. Nuño, and Jamie Starling | May 1, 2018Informal discussions with people you appreciate, trust, and value can lead to great insight. At the ...
The Gallery and the Gridiron
Matthew Reeves | Apr 16, 2018An internship with an NFL club showed Matthew Reeves that his doctoral training in history has equipped him with a...
Townhouse Notes: Confident Writing and Expertise
Allison Miller | Apr 2, 2018Confident historical writing often comes from faith in your own expertise.
Why Are You a Historian?
Mary Beth Norton | Apr 2, 2018Lately I’ve been thinking about the shape and future of the historical profession, especially in lig...