Employment & Careers
The 2023 AHA Academic Jobs Report
L. Renato Grigoli | Sep 13, 2023While the number of academic job listings for historians continues to be stable, there has been a decrease in tenured or tenure-track positions.
Working While Foreign
Yanqiu Zheng | Mar 21, 2023Finding a job in the professoriate is hard enough, but there are additional complications for those who are not permanent US residents.
From Contingent to Tenure Track and Back Again
Sarah Handley-Cousins | Nov 1, 2022Sometimes life gets in the way of career.
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.
The 2022 AHA Jobs Report
Leland Renato Grigoli | Aug 29, 2022A large increase in the number of academic jobs listings conceals deeper structural problems.
Keith Rathbone and Grace Allen | Jul 28, 2022Overseas jobs offer many opportunities for US-trained academics—if you know where to look.
Allison Blakely, Jim Gardner, Linda K. Kerber, Asunción Lavrin, Joanne Reitano, and Richard White | Apr 14, 2022Though the job has ended, these retirees haven't left history behind.
On the Ordering of Affairs
David MacLaren McDonald | Apr 13, 2022Even when it's an easy decision, a professor's retirement is a process that requires planning.