Applications are open until March 6 to apply to take the State Historian II Civil Service Exam. In order to be eligible to work in California State Parks as a permanent staff member, applicants must pass this exam.
For the first time, the exam is on-line with no personal interview requirement to get on the state’s hiring list. It is fully weighted toward Training and Experience of the candidate. For full classification specs, see the following: http://www.calhr.ca.gov/state-hr-professionals/Pages/2801.aspx
See the attached pdf for the full announcement: StateHistorian II 9PR02
Monument Lab is seeking graduate students working in public history, cultural memory, digital humanities, and other related disciplines for paid research positions. See their tweet here, and email for more information!
David Chávez has been selected by the Haynes Foundation for a dissertation fellowship. Read more here.
Congratulations to our Kat Boniface! She received the John H. Daniels fellowship at the National Sporting Library and Museum. Kat says that she “went through somewhere over 125 books, some with handwritten annotations by the original authors.” Fantastic work!
Congratulations to Cristina Rosetti on being named the 2017-2018 Mormon Studies Fellow at the Tanner Humanities Center! Fantastic news!