African American, Legal and Constitutional, Military
If you are passionate about uncovering information about the past, you may want to consider a career as a research historian for History Associates Incorporated. History Associates is a professional historical services firm seeking an experienced research historian with excellent writing skills that are clear, concise and accurate to join our team. The individual will be given the opportunity to work across all service lines exposing one to a variety of assignments. Duties include but are not limited to conducting extensive primary and secondary source research, writing research reports and project management which includes maintaining budget requirements.
Conduct historical research in government repositories
Overseeing project work and a project team
Timely follow up on leads making sure requested information is received in a timely manner
Manage project budget
Proposal and report writing
History Associates offers an excellent benefits package including holidays; annual and sick leave; medical, dental, life, and disability insurance, 401(k) plan; and bonus plan.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample (20 pages max.) demonstrating both research and analytical capabilities, transcript, and three references with e-mail addresses to:
Packages not containing all information requested will not be considered for this position.
History Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer
BA/BS/MA in history or other research & writing fields
GPA 3.5 or above
Experience as a project manager a plus
Experience conducting research in government repositories
Excellent writing and communication skills
Ability to work independently and in teams
Professional, thorough and detail oriented
Ability to work well with others
African American Studies
About History Associates Incorporated
HAI is a professional historical services firm providing customized historical, archival, and records management services to industry, the professions, government, and non-profit organizations for over thirty years.