Happenings

The latest updates from HiA and the Career Diversity for Historians community.

HIA panel at the Spring Symposium

Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Competition for Recent PhDs

GSAS Master’s SynThesis Competition

2017-2018 Heyman Center Public Humanities Fellowship, in Partnership with Humanities New York

Summer Internship Opportunity with ETS

Digital Humanities Week!

What’s Beyond the Ph.D. in History?

Columbia University and Slavery

Brooklyn Navy Yard seeking interns for the spring semester

Data Science Bootcamp January 9–13, 2017

High School Teaching and Mentorship

Ben Serby’s website, “Richard Hofstadter at 100”

Call for Award Nominations, Public History

History in Action Master Class: How to Be Interesting

Oct 21 deadline: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Research Fellowship application

TACKLING TRAUMA THROUGH A MUSEUM: THE WAR CHILDHOOD MUSEUM IN BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA

CfP: Critical Histories and Activist Futures: Science, Medicine, and Racial Violence, Due Nov. 15

Contemporary Archaeology of Homelessness: Fall ’16 open call for participants

Writing History for the Public: Fall ’16 Seminar Schedule

Sept. 30: history in action semester launch

Test-Development Position at ETS

Call for Applications: HARA and Grad Coordinator(s) for AY 2016-17

Farther Afield – A Series of Workshops on Anthropology Beyond Academia (Columbia Anthropology Department)

Self Care for Oral Historians: The Dangers of Interviewing and What To Do About Them (Columbia Oral History MA Program)

Career Diversity Pilot Programs at Crossroads Conference at Drew University

Compatible Careers for Medievalists, Monday, April 11, 6-8 pm at Fordham University (Center for Medieval Studies)

Career Diversity Pilot Program Reps at the GECC Open Forum at AHA16

Museum of the City of New York, Mellon Predoctoral Fellowships: Deadline March 1, 2016

Grant Opportunity: US Dept of Labor Scholars Program

Money, Numbers, and Power: Reading Group and Speaker Series, January 29 – April 22, 2016

Columbia Center for Teaching and Learning Workshops, January 19 and 20

Making and Knowing Project: Call for Applications, PT Research Assistant and Programmer

Collegiate School, NYC, seeks Head of History Department (Grades 5-12)

Job Opportunities at CUNY Graduate Center, December 2015

GSAS Fellowships in Academic Administration: Institute for Comparative Literature and Society

GSAS Fellowships in Academic Administration: Heyman Center at Columbia

GSAS Fellowships in Academic Administration: Communications with Columbia’s GSAS

Job Opportunity: Assessment Specialist in US History, Educational Testing Service

Tenement Talks: On the Novel ‘Bread Givers,’ 90 Years Later

C3/Postdoctoral Application Boot Camp: Thursday, November 19

Job Listings, Week of November 9, 2015

2016-17 Graduate Student Public Humanities Fellowship (NYU Center for the Humanities)

Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) Opens First Exhibit in Brooklyn

Job Vacancy: Academic Center Manager – LaGuardia & Wagner Archives

The Winthrop Group is Hiring: Consulting Historian

History in Action in the Columbia Spectator

Crossroads at Drew University: Keynotes Announced for March Conference

Research Bites: NYPL’s Graduate School Reception, 9/29/15

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