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in the scholarship, teaching, and presentation of American history.

Standards of Employment and Bill of Rights for Contingent Faculty

The OAH Committee on Part-Time, Adjunct, and Contingent Employment has revised the standards and best practices guidelines for the employment of part-time, adjunct, and contingent faculty initially developed in 2011. The Executive Board approved the revised standards and the new Contingent Faculty Bill of Rights during their December 2 meeting.

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2023 Conference on American History and Virtual Series Registration Open!

Registrations for the 2023 OAH Conference on American History, Los Angeles, and the 2023 OAH Virtual Conference Series on American History are now open. We invite you to join us for one or both events next spring. If you plan on both, take advantage of the discounted access via the in-person conference registration,

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New Single Paper Submission Process for 2024 Conference on American History

We are now accepting single papers and volunteers to chair or register via our new Session Building tool. On January 17, applicants will access all submissions and have a chnace to build sessions or join sessions in-progress.

Single papers and chair/commentator volunteers will be accepted between November 1 and January 16 only.

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The Journal of American History

Link to the September 2022 issue of The Journal of American History

The September issue of the Journal of American History is now available

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The American Historian

Link to the December 2021 issue of The American Historian

The March issue of The American Historian is now available

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