Employment & Careers
Advising Graduate Students about Career Diversity
Sally Hadden | Apr 8, 2020What is the role of the director of graduate studies in career diversity? One DGS reports on how she prepared...
Mary Lindemann | Feb 14, 2020How can we make hiring in academia a kinder process?
The 2020 AHA Jobs Report
Dylan Ruediger | Feb 12, 2020We may have reached a point of stability in the academic job market.
Growing into Teaching Career Diversity for Historians
Amanda Seligman | Jan 29, 2020One professor writes about her experience building a graduate course on Career Diversity that goes beyond cover letters and résumés.
Rethinking How We Train Historians
Rita Chin | Jan 21, 2020One way of encouraging career diversity in graduate programs? Embedding it into your course offerings.
The Job of the Academic Market
Rebecca S. Wingo | Jan 14, 2020How much time does the academic job market take for the applicant? One historian adds up the hours.
Research Access and Scholarly Equity
James Grossman and Becky Nicolaides | Jan 10, 2020How can we help all historians get the access to research materials that they need?
James Grossman | Dec 2, 2019As the profession has changed, so must we change the words we use to describe it.
The Elephant in the Room
Erin Leigh Inama, Sarah Stoller, and James Vernon | Oct 17, 2019Everyone knows depression and anxiety are endemic to graduate programs. Why can't we discuss them?
AHA Interviews, Good Intentions, and Unexpected Consequences
John R. McNeill | Aug 28, 2019What will happen now that the AHA will no longer host job interviews at its annual meeting?