On Tenure in Digital History
Letters to the Editor
Lauren Tilton | May 20, 2019To the Editor:Making a case for tenure in digital history or public history is a difficult path. Making a case for tenure in digital, public history m...
Jargon in History Writing Shuts Out the Public
From the President
John R. McNeill | May 20, 2019Our society needs real history more than ever. We need to invite the curious, in true democratic fashion.
Grant of the Week: 2019 Delphi Award
Zoë Jackson | May 16, 2019The Pullias Center for Higher Education at the University of Southern California is accepting applications for the 2019 Delphi Award until July 15.
Are All Graduate Student Conferences Created Equal?
Paul Braff | May 6, 2019They can be great tools for professionalization, but organizers should play to their own strengths.
Gains and Losses
Olivia M. Hagedorn | Apr 30, 2019Conversations about pursuing nonacademic careers often center on what is lost. But what if we shift the focus on what is gained?
Devon Reich | Apr 15, 2019Since February, the Association has urged attention and action on a number of issues affecting historians.
The Purpose-Driven PhD
James Grossman and Emily Swafford | Apr 15, 2019Articulating the purpose of a PhD program is imperative for our discipline.
The Fate of the “AHA Interview”
John R. McNeill | Apr 15, 2019Should the AHA get out of the business of hosting job interviews altogether?
Getting Tenure with Digital History
LaDale Winling | Apr 8, 2019Scholars hired to do “nontraditional” history will be evaluated by traditional criteria.