In Memoriam: Robert H. Zieger
May 1, 2013
Labor Historian, Teacher, and Advocate Robert H. Zieger, distinguished professor of history emeritus at the University of Florida, passed away unexpectedly at his home on March 6, 2013. He is survived...
Society for Military History Announces Its Annual Awards
April 1, 2012
The Society for Military History, an affiliated society of the AHA, recently announced the names of the winners and recipients of the society's many annual prizes and awards. The awards and prizes wil...
Call for Nominations for the 2009 AHA Election
January 1, 2009
Dear AHA Members: The Nominating Committee will meet in early February 2009 to recommend two candidates for each of the following positions: President-elect (by rotation, Europe). Vice President of t...
Letter to the Editor: Faculty Evaluation and the Crisis in the Historical Profession
December 1, 2007
From the Letters to the Editor column of the December 2007 Perspectives
How Historic Is the 2008 Election? Introductory Remarks
April 1, 2009
Forum on the 2008 Presidential Election
Suspicious E-mails Targeting Scholars
December 1, 2013
The AHA Professional Division urges members to be aware of an increasingly common suspicious e-mail targeting scholars in a variety of disciplines. The e-mail consists of an offer by a supposed scho...
News Briefs, April 2011
April 1, 2011
Former-Representative Harman Named to Head Wilson Center Former-Representative Jane Harman (D-CA) was recently named president, CEO, and director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholar...
Institute for Constitutional History Invites Applications for Two Seminars
January 1, 2012
The Institute for Constitutional History (ICH), the nation's premier center dedicated to the exploration of the historical development of the U.S. constitution, invites applications—to be submitted by...
Practical Advice for Writing Your Dissertation, Book, or Article
December 1, 2006
You have a stack of research materials, a nebulous yet promising topic, and a looming deadline. Now, how do you actually write? In my work as a dissertation coach and academic writing consultant, I am...
Nominations for the 2009 Election
April 1, 2009
The Nominating Committee for 2009–10, chaired by Laura Ackerman Smoller (Univ. of Arkansas at Little Rock), met February 7–8, 2009, in Washington, D.C., and offers the following candidates for offices...