Professional Life

  • Essential Networks

    Perspectives Daily

    Shawna Williams | Oct 25, 2021

    Professional networks proved invaluable to one adjunct as she worked to secure additional courses, transition between institutions, and eventually find a full-time position.
  • Abstract of the Presidential Address at the 2022 Annual Meeting

    Annual Meeting

    Jacqueline Jones | Oct 20, 2021

    The presidential address will take place on Friday, January 7, 2022, at the 2022 AHA annual meeting.
  • #HATM


    Alexandra F. Levy | Oct 19, 2021

    Historians at the Movies, a social media watch party, has connected historians every Sunday night since 2018.
  • A Winding Road to Finding My Niche

    Career Paths

    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.

Most Recent

  • 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.
  • Advocacy Briefs

    Rebecca L. West | Sep 30, 2021

    Recent AHA advocacy has focused on COVID-19 issues, curriculum legislation, and Afghanistan.
  • Nominations Invited for AHA Offices, Terms Beginning January 2023

    Liz Townsend | Sep 30, 2021

    Nominations for AHA offices are accepted through January 9, 2022.
  • The Classicists in the History Department

    Evan Jewell | Sep 28, 2021

    As many ancient historians move out of classics departments, they should celebrate the unique disciplinary and interdisciplinary strengths they bring to history departments.

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