Historians and the (Digital) Media

Join us for a Workshop on Historians and the (Digital) Media Our workshop is part of the IAPH’s 2024 virtual series and will take place online on Tuesday February 20th, 16:00-17:30. Get top tips and advice on podcasting history for wide audiences. Learn about the practicalities of podcasting and other forms of digital dissemination of …

IFUT Precarity Campaign Information Session

At 5.30pm on 25 January 2023, the Irish Association of Professional Historians will host an information session with Miriam Hamilton and Robert McNamara of the Irish Federation of University Teachers (IFUT) on the union’s current campaign on precarious employment in academia in Ireland. The event will take place over Zoom and is open to all …

Building a Professional Profile: Research and Dissemination Seminar Series – event 2

Join us for a publishing workshop on 21 February 2022! The second workshop in our new virtual seminar series about utilising media platforms and communicating effectively. Through this event participants will learn how historians contribute to various media platforms, learn how to effectively communicate with an audience beyond academia, and have the opportunity to ask …

Building a Professional Profile: Research and Dissemination Seminar Series – event 1

Join us for a publishing workshop on 17 November 2021! The first workshop in our new virtual seminar series about building a professional public profile will address academic publishing in the UK and Ireland. There will be a roundtable discussion about what publishers look for in a book proposal, and participants will have the opportunity …

The Archivist and the Historian: Common Challenges, Common Opportunities

Friday, 29 October 2021    10am-4pm  A free online workshop organised by the Irish Association of Professional Historians, in conjunction with the School of History in UCD, and the support of the Archives and Records Association Ireland, the Irish Society of Archivists and the Offaly Historical and Archaeological Society. This workshop will seek to examine …

Writing Workshop on 24 September 2021

We are piloting a virtual writing group on Friday 24 September from 3-5pm. The group is intended to help your writing and publication goals, and to foster networking among historians. All are welcome, including IAPH members and non-members, but spaces are limited to twenty people. To register and for more information contact Ann Marie O’Brien …

Using Databases for Historical Research

On June 7th 2021, Dr Sam Gibbs of the Institute of Historical Research, School of Advanced Study at the University of London, presented IAPH members with a valuable workshop on the key considerations for structuring databases drawn from historical records. Dr Gibbs gave attendees a short but intensive introduction to the importance of formatting data …