History Degrees since the Great Recession.

I wrote this year's report on history majors for the American Historical Association's magazine, Perspectives on History; it takes a medium term view of at the significant hit the history major has taken since the 2008 financial crisis. You can read it here.

There's also an interview with me about the topic in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Ben Schmidt
Director of Digital Humanities and Clinical Associate Professor History

My research interests include distributed robotics, mobile computing and programmable matter.