Career Diversity for Historians
Four More Years
Hope J. Shannon and Emily Swafford | Oct 13, 2022An update adds four years of data to the AHA’s Where Historians Work database.
Sic et Non
Vanessa R. Corcoran | Sep 9, 2022Sometimes, the unexpected path is the better one.
Exploring Systemic Racism and the AHA
Angela D. Dillard and Katherine L. French | Nov 23, 2021During a client-based research seminar, graduate students researched the history of the AHA's leadership, annual meetings, and legitimation of scholarship.
A Winding Road to Finding My Niche
Emily Joan Elliott | Oct 7, 2021Trying 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, 2021How do you get from a history PhD to a postdoc in cybersecurity? Brandon Kirk Williams shares his path.
Ashley E. Bowen | Oct 4, 2021Navigating a career transition, even a desired move into a new field, can be distressing and isolating.
Choose Your Professional Path
Courtney E. Thompson | Feb 10, 2021A "Choose Your Path" assignment structure encourages graduate students to explore their professional interests while completing historical research.
Daniela Sheinin | Nov 5, 2020The University of Michigan's grad students are sharing their research on a new public platform: a podcast.
The Purpose of a History PhD
AHA Career Diversity Fellows | Aug 14, 2020In the sixth of a six-part series, the Career Diversity fellows reflect on how two years of department-focused work has...