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  • Jul 21, 2014 - New at Perspectives Online: Revising Nixon in DC

    Perspectives on History is pleased to continue its online summer issue with a review of a recent panel on the Nixon legacy in Washington, DC, by George Derek Musgrove, an associate professor of history at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and author The post New at Perspectives Online: Revising Nixon in DC appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

  • Jul 18, 2014 - Flashback Friday: Can Cancan!

    Each week we scour the web for interesting and historic documents that catch our eye. Title: Kaisers Geburtstag. Soldiers Celebrating Contributed on behalf of: Ursula Locke-Gross Licence: CC-BY-SA.The post Flashback Friday: Can Cancan! appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

  • Jul 18, 2014 - Grant of the Week: Fulbright Award Opportunities

    The Fulbright Scholar competition for academic year 2015-2016 launched in February, and several countries in Europe are offering Distinguished Chair opportunities for scholars in American Studies Studies to teach and research abroad. The Council for International Exchange of Scholars administers The post Grant of the Week: Fulbright Award Opportunities appeared first on American Historical Association.…  Learn More >

Introducing AHA Communities: An Online Hub for Historians

We are proud to launch AHA Communities, a new platform for online communication and collaboration. Our goal is that AHA Communities will serve as a new space for the history community to connect, share ideas, discuss professional and theoretical issues, and take advantage of the digital tools AHA Communities has to offer.

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JPASS Discount Now Available for AHA Members

JSTORMembers of the American Historical Association are able to purchase a 1-year JPASS access plan for $99-a 50% discount on the listed rate. JPASS includes unlimited reading and 120 article downloads-not only to the American Historical Review but to more than 1,500 humanities, social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections.

Log in to member services to purchase your JPASS access plan today.

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Latest Job Postings

  • America - Nanjing, CHN - added Jul 18

    The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) invites applications for one resident/visiting professor of American history at its graduate school located in Nanjing, Chi…

  • Post-1945 United States - Cambridge, MA - added Jul 18

    The History Faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track historian of the post-World War II United States. The position will be filled at the…

  • Ancient - San Diego, CA - added Jul 18

    The Department of History at the University of San Diego seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in ancient history, beginning September 2015. Although the research specialization is open, the depart…

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What I Do: A Conversation with Rachel Reinhard

For the past nine months we have been talking to historians who work beyond the professoriate, and posting the videos on the AHA's YouTube channel. Our most recent installment, a conversation with Rachel Reinhard, brings the number of videos to six.

Reinhard told us about her role as the director of the UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project, which serves, she says, "as a bridge between the university and K-12 classrooms, and [supports] the professional development of K-12 instruction." 

What I Do: Historians Talk About Their Work