Professional Life

  • Looking Back and Ahead

    James Grossman | Feb 10, 2020

    An update on the challenges facing the AHA.
  • AHA20

    Photographs by Marc Monaghan (unless otherwise noted) | Feb 5, 2020

    We cannot recap the entire four days of activities at the 2020 annual meeting, but here is a taste.
  • Actions by the AHA Council: June 2019 to January 2020

    AHA Staff | Jan 31, 2020

    Through email conversation from June 10 to December 19, 2019, and at meetings on January 3 and 6, 20...
  • Growing into Teaching Career Diversity for Historians

    Amanda Seligman | Jan 29, 2020

    One 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, 2020

    One 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, 2020

    How much time does the academic job market take for the applicant? One historian adds up the hours.
  • Townhouse Notes

    Laura Ansley | Jan 13, 2020

    January 2020 marks a fresh start. It is a new year and a new decade. And at the AHA, it is a time of...
  • Research Access and Scholarly Equity

    James Grossman and Becky Nicolaides | Jan 10, 2020

    How can we help all historians get the access to research materials that they need?
  • Cultivating Community

    Mary Lindemann | Dec 31, 2019

    Nurturing community is a big part of what the AHA does.
  • Speaking Up

    John R. McNeill | Dec 5, 2019

    Outgoing president John R. McNeill calls on historians to speak up in times of turmoil.

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