Author Archives: Dylan Ruediger

About Dylan Ruediger

Dylan is the Coordinator of Career Diversity for Historians initiatives and also serves on the editorial board of Perspectives on History. He comes to the AHA from Georgia State University, where he recently completed a PhD in Early American and Native American history, focusing on Native American political relationships in late seventeenth and early eighteenth century Virginia.

Where Historians Work: How to Find Yourself in the Data

Several months ago, the AHA released “Where Historians Work,” a series of interactive visualizations created as part of our ongoing effort to collect measurable data about the career paths of history PhDs. Since then, thousands of people have used the visualizations to get a sense of the rich variety of jobs that historians find after completing their doctoral education.