The Many Careers of the Historian
Please join History in Action for a career information session on the opening morning of our third annual conference, High-Stakes History: The Many Conversations of the Historian.
Staff from local publishers, institutes, libraries, non-profits, and companies will hold informational interviews and conversations.
All current graduate students of the Department of History at Columbia are welcome to attend with registration. Coffee and tea will be served. Business attire is encouraged.
Both sessions will be held in the East Gallery of Buell Hall.
Please register here.
SESSION ONE (9:30 AM – 10:30 AM)
Publishing, Journalism, Museums & Archives
Robert Clark, Director of Archives, Rockefeller Archive Center
Kimberly Guinta, Executive Editor, Rutgers University Press
Thai Jones, Herbert H. Lehman Curator for American History, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Eric Schwartz, Editorial Director, Columbia University Press
Jeff Shreve, Associate Editor, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
Sarah J. Seidman, Puffin Foundation Curator of Social Activism, Museum of the City of New York
SESSION TWO (10:30 AM – 11:30 AM)
Non-Profit Organizations, Business, Administration, Education
Rachel Bernard, Program Officer, Office of Fellowships and Grants, American Council of Learned Societies
Julia del Palacio, Manager of Strategic Partnerships, Kupferberg Center for the Arts
Michael Easterly, Senior Economist, Compass Lexecon
Michael Hill, Assessment Specialist I, Educational Testing Service
Stephen Sullivan, Social Studies Teacher, Lawrence High School
Alyssa Trometter, Partnerships Manager and ACLS Public Fellow, Clinton Global Initiative