Join the Academy Staff

The National History Academy is passionate about teaching students American history through an innovative, place-based approach, and our staff plays a vital role in this experience.

How to Apply

Candidates who are interested in applying for a position should submit a resume and cover letter specifying the position and their interest in the National History Academy to:

Michelle Burrelli at

Or mailed to:
The National History Academy
P.O. Box 2278
Middleburg, VA 20118

Teaching Fellows

The National History Academy is recruiting a staff of accomplished master teachers to develop and teach this exciting new curriculum. Our goal is to make the summer experience a valuable and enriching experience for the top high school history teachers in the nation, who will be as excited about participating in the camp as the students are.

The National History Academy’s teaching fellowship program will provide teachers from across the country a unique opportunity to teach and learn in this historic region first-hand. This will be an enviable professional development opportunity for all who participate in the program.

Master teachers will receive room, board, and a stipend for their employment.

Master Teacher job description

Director & Assistant Director

The National History Academy is also seeking a Director and Assistant Director with experience in school or summer camp administration to manage the daily operations and logistics. The Director and Assistant Director will receive room, board, and a stipend for their employment.

Director job description

Assistant Director job description

Counselors/Teaching Assistants

The National History Academy is seeking Counselors/Teaching Assistants from History, Government, and Pre-Law programs from colleges and universities across the nation. They will receive room, board, and a stipend to serve as teaching assistants and provide leadership to our students.

Counselor/Teaching Assistant job description