Tenure & Promotion
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...
Getting Tenure with Digital History
LaDale Winling | Apr 8, 2019Scholars hired to do “nontraditional” history will be evaluated by traditional criteria.
Beyond "Roads Scholars": Perspectives from the AHA Committee on Non-Tenure- Track Faculty
Lynn Y. Weiner and Philip Suchma | Apr 12, 2016The AHA has wrestled with the issue of non-tenure-track faculty for over 20 years, producing several reports, collaborating with other professional as...
Perspectives on Contingent Labor: Adjuncts, Temporary Contracts, and the Feminization of Labor
Eileen Boris, Susan Wladaver-Morgan, and Sandra Trudgen Dawson | May 1, 2015The Coordinating Council for Women in History long has addressed problems facing women in academia, including the issue of contingent and adjunct facu...
History Coalition Update: Progress on Adjunct Faculty Assistance, New Outreach Efforts
Lee White | Dec 1, 2014Despite the election-year lull in congressional activity, the National Coalition for History has bee...
An Open Letter to Chancellor Wise of the University of Illinois
AHA | Oct 1, 2014The chancellor of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Phyllis M. Wise, has faced a risin...
Making Something Out of Bupkis: The AHA’s Ad Hoc Committee on Professional Evaluation of Digital Scholarship
James Grossman and Seth Denbo | Feb 1, 2014Bupkis. That’s the value of a lot of good historical scholarship that appears in certain “nontraditi...
The AHA Ad Hoc Committee on Contingent Faculty
AHA Staff | Feb 1, 2014Charge for Committee on Contingent FacultyA recent report by the American Association of University ...
What Counts: On Books, Articles, and Productivity
Paula Findlen | Sep 1, 2013Editor's note: This article continues a conversation started by Sara Maza in the September 2012 issu...