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.
Nominations to RHS Council
RHS Fellows are warmly invited to nominate their peers for election to Council. The RHS relies on public-spirited Council members from all sectors of the profession, so please consider suitable candidates. Deadline 20 April. Nomination Form
Black Historians Conference
Why are there are so few history students and teachers of African and Caribbean heritage? The History Matters conference will address this important question, Wolfson Room, IHR, 25 April. READ MORE.
Videos of RHS Lectures
Visit the RHS video archive to view: Peter Mandler 'Educating the Nation' I & 2; Katy Cubitt 'Apocalyptic thought in England c.1000'; Mark Cornwall 'Traitors and the Meaning of Treason in Austria-Hungary’s Great War’ and more.
Public History Prize nominations
Nominations are open for the new RHS Public History Prize. The RHS invites its members and the interested public to nominate good examples of Public History in museums, exhibitions, in print and online. READ MORE.
CFP: Teaching History in HE
Jointly sponsored by the RHS, IHR, HA and History UK, this conference will explore critical issues in HE History teaching. Please send your proposals to Peter.D'Sena@sas.ac.uk by Friday 17 April. READ MORE.