REPRESENTS history as a discipline and historians as a group.
PROMOTES the vitality of historical scholarship through support for research and publication.
ADVOCATES best practice in history teaching in universities and schools.
PROVIDES a forum for all historians to meet and exchange ideas.
SUPPORTS and encourages early career historians.
RHS LECTURES ONLINE
Visit the RHS video archive to view our latest lectures - Peter Mandler 'Educating the Nation III' on social mobility; Elizabeth Harvey on female foreign labour in the Third Reich; Colin Kidd's 2015 Prothero Lecture, and many more.
RHS Gladstone and Whitfield Prize 2016 Shortlists
The Society is pleased to announce the shortlisted volumes for the 2016 Gladstone and Whitfield Prizes. Read more .
History New to Teaching Workshop – 15 September 2016
Participants at this one day event will develop their understanding of innovations in teaching and learning, curriculum design, assessment and feedback, quality assurance, teaching seminar groups, using digital technology in the undergraduate classroom and preparing for the academic job market. Read for further details and to find out about registration here.
Prothero Lecture – 6 July 2016
On 6 July, Professor Pauline Stafford will give a lecture entitled 'The making of chronicles and the making of England: the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles after Alfred'. The lecture will take place in the Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre at UCL, at 6.15pm. For more information click here
The EU Referendum and the history of Britain and Europe
Dr. James Ellison, Reader in International History at QMUL, reflects on the current referendum debate ahead of Thursday’s historic vote. To read more click here