Most History Ph.D.'s Have Jobs, in Academe and Other Solid Occupations

A new study conducted for the American Historical Association tracked the job placements of recent history Ph.D.'s and found that a little more than half of them work on the tenure track at either two- or four-year colleges, while nearly a quarter have found jobs outside of the professoriate.

The analysis of where 2,500 history Ph.D.'s were