HSSA strives to create, maintain, and encourage a social and intellectual community for postdoctoral scholars, visiting scholars, visiting student researchers, and graduate students in the humanities and social sciences.

How we do it

HSSA Events

Dec 05   Film Screening of Frame by Frame: A Documentary About Afghanistan's Photojournalists

Screening of widely acclaimed film Frame by Frame: A Documentary About Afghanistan's Photojournalists. Talk and Q&A with producer Baktash Ahadi. Baktash is a social scientist who will, among other things, discuss his successful use of social science skills in becoming a film producer, teacher at the US Department of State, and many other things.


Community Matters

HSSA members are invited to attend Beyond Academia, a student-organized conference helping PhDs and postdocs explore non-academic careers. Learn more and register

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