H-Pennsylvania Advisory Board

The H-Pennsylvania Advisory Board represents the broad range of professional occupations and scholarly interests among our subscribers.  In addition to advising the editors on enhancing and expanding the network, board members commit to a certain level of participation in H-Penn activities, which can include a mix of book reviews, regular blog posts, and/or content contribution of another kind.  Advisory Board members normally serve for a period of two years after being nominated by the editors of the network and confirmed by the H-Net Council.  Additional information about H-Net Advisory Boards is available here and a sample application letter can be found below.  If you are interested in learning more about the H-Pennsylvania Advisory Board, please send a message through the "Write to the Editors" link on the network homepage.


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To the H-Pennsylvania Editors:

I wish to apply to serve as a member of the advisory board for H-Pennsylvania. I am aware that H-Net's certification of board members is normally for a two-year period.

My field qualifications for this service include [here you can point to selected, pertinent published articles and monographs, courses taught, conference papers, technology/multimedia projects, and/or professional experience relating to the list's or website's field or topic.]

I hope that my contributions as a board member will strengthen the list's mission to foster lively, informative, peered discussion and debate.  As an advisory board mem ber, I am committing to a high level of participation in H-Penn activities, which will include: [Please explain the areas you are interested in contributing to in as much detail as possible.  These might include a certain number of  book reviews, initiating or managing a blog, and/or content contribution of another kind.].  I understand that as an advisory board member, I will be added as a subscriber to the Plan-Pennsylvania network and am willing to participate in regular discussions about the management of the network.]
I look forward to joining the H-Pennsylvania team.

Sincerely,

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