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Alumni Job Placements

Graduates of the history PhD program are working as professors, researchers, and directors across the U.S. and at international locations. Here is a list of where select graduates have or are currently working:

  • Director, National Coalition for History
  • Assistant Professor, University of Prince Edward Island
  • Assistant Professor, Towson University
  • Assistant Professor of History and Director of American Studies, West Chester University
  • Independent historian
  • Senior Archivist, National Archives
  • Associate Professor, Ryerson University
  • Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
  • Historian, U.S. Army
  • Senior policy adviser and special assistant to the president of the Humane Society
  • Historian, Office of the Historian, Department of State
  • Museum Director, Renton History Museum, Oregon
  • Public History Coordinator, American Historical Association
  • Assistant Professor, Bridgewater State University
  • Lecturer in Sociology, California State University at Bakersfield
  • Assistant Professor, Delaware State University
  • Historian, Global Classroom, U.S. Holocaust Museum
  • Director, Digital Archive, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library
  • Assistant Professor, Illinois State University
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland at College Park
  • Senior Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Assistant Professor, University of West Florida
  • Independent historian and filmmaker
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of History, U.S. Naval Academy
  • Administrative Support Specialist at FEMA
  • Senior editor and writer, National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Instructor, Religion Dept., National Cathedral School (earned Master of Divinity after PhD)
  • Curriculum and Publications Coordinator, AU Registrar's Office
  • Assistant Professor, Seminole State College