Call for Participation: SAH/GAHTC Teacher-to-Teacher Workshop (for Graduate Students and Emerging Professionals)

by SAH News | Feb 09, 2021

The Society of Architectural Historians invites graduate students and emerging professionals to apply to participate in the virtual GAHTC Teacher-to-Teacher Workshop, “Backstage of the Global Histories Survey: Slow Looking, Translating, Listening, Activating,” that will take place on Saturday, March 20, 2021, from 10:00 am–3:45 pm CST. The workshop is limited to 30 participants. The program is organized by Esra Akcan, Cornell University, Jia Yi Gu, UCLA; and Rafico Ruiz, Canadian Centre for Architecture.

Information about the SAH/GAHTC Teacher-to-Teacher Workshop is available online at:  

Applicants interested in participating will need to submit a statement of interest (up to 250 words) through the SAH online portal. The deadline to submit an application is February 28 at 11:59 pm CST.


Those who have never logged in to the SAH website will need to create an account. Applications are open to participants both in North America and around the globe to create a more international group of participants.

SAH membership is not required to apply, but participants are required to join SAH if they are not a member by March 20 (Student: $50 Digital JSAH; $60 Digital + Print JSAH). The workshop will be recorded (except for breakout sessions); therefore, all participants will need to agree to be recorded.

Applications will be reviewed by the workshop organizers and Patricia Morton, SAH 1st vice president, with a focus on selecting those who would benefit most from participating in the workshop.


February 9 at 3:00 pm CST                         
SAH issues call for applications and application open on SAH portal.

February 28 at 11:59 pm CST                     
Deadline to submit an application.  

March 1 at 3:00 pm CST                                
SAH forwards applications to organizers for review and selection

March 10
Organizer will notify SAH of selected participants.

March 13                               
SAH informs selected participants via email that they have been selected to participate in the SAH/GAHTC workshop

Founded in 1940, the Society of Architectural Historians is an international nonprofit membership organization that promotes the study, interpretation and conservation of architecture, design, landscapes and urbanism worldwide. SAH serves a network of local, national and international institutions and individuals who, by profession or interest, focus on the built environment and its role in shaping contemporary life. SAH promotes meaningful public engagement with the history of the built environment through advocacy efforts, print and online publications, and local, national and international programs.

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