Employment & Careers

  • What’s Next?

    Features

    Allison Blakely, Jim Gardner, Linda K. Kerber, Asunción Lavrin, Joanne Reitano, and Richard White | Apr 14, 2022

    Though the job has ended, these retirees haven't left history behind.
  • On the Ordering of Affairs

    Features

    David MacLaren McDonald | Apr 13, 2022

    Even when it's an easy decision, a professor's retirement is a process that requires planning.
  • Stepping Away from the Job

    From the Executive Director

    James Grossman | Apr 12, 2022

    If you're already doing what you love, what are the benefits of retiring?
  • Exploring Systemic Racism and the AHA

    Annual Meeting

    Angela D. Dillard and Katherine L. French | Nov 23, 2021

    During a client-based research seminar, graduate students researched the history of the AHA's leadership, annual meetings, and legitimation of scholarship.

Most Recent

  • A Winding Road to Finding My Niche

    Emily Joan Elliott | Oct 7, 2021

    Trying 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, 2021

    How do you get from a history PhD to a postdoc in cybersecurity? Brandon Kirk Williams shares his path.
  • Townhouse Notes

    Ashley E. Bowen | Oct 4, 2021

    Navigating a career transition, even a desired move into a new field, can be distressing and isolating.
  • Letters of Recommendation and Open Records Legislation

    Rita Chin | Apr 21, 2021

    Open records laws and the rapid dissemination of information through social media can shift the landscape of peer evaluation.
  • The Business of Applied History

    Caroline Morris and Jack Fiorini | Apr 8, 2021

    The transition from academic to brand historian offered several intellectual and professional benefits to two historians at Heritage Werks.
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