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The Harvard Sociology Department seeks to fill two full-time tenure-track positions as Assistant or untenured Associate Professor of Sociology, beginning fall 2018. The area of specialization is open. We seek candidates with exceptional promise as scholars and teachers to offer courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Substantive areas of research and teaching are open. Teaching dut… View Details Bookmark
The Canada Program at Harvard University’s Weatherhead Center for International Affairs invites applications for the William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellowship. Two fellows will be appointed for the 2018–2019 academic year, with the possibility of extending the fellowship for one additional year—conditional on the approval of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, WCFIA associat… View Details Bookmark
The Department of Government seeks to fill a full-time position as Senior Lecturer and Director of Undergraduate Studies beginning in academic year 2018-2019. Duties include part-time teaching of undergraduate courses; overseeing the Department’s undergraduate program, conducting and coordinating undergraduate advising; overseeing undergraduate staff, concentration advisors, lecturers, and … View Details Bookmark
Harvard University Government Department invites applications for the full-time position of Preceptor in Statistical Methods and Mathematics beginning July 1, 2018. The preceptor is expected to design and teach courses in mathematical and statistical methods, and related computer support, for undergraduate and graduate students in social and health sciences, education, public policy and relate… View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Sociology invites applications for part-time Lecturers on Sociology for academic year 2018-19. Duties include teaching undergraduate elective courses and tutorials. Areas of specialization are open. View Details Bookmark
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The project’s work to date has shaped policy discussions at the national and local level, with nearly a dozen of its studies covered on the front pages of major media outlets, such as the New York Times and Wall Street Journal and cited in congressional testimony and the Pre… View Details Bookmark
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The Committee on Degrees in Social Studies seeks applications for part-time lecturers in two categories: Social Studies 10, a year-long sophomore social theory course, and Social Studies 98, semester-long junior tutorial seminars that immerse students in focused studies of social science or historical topics while also providing instruction in research methods. We are especially looking for lec… View Details Bookmark
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The Department of the History of Science at Harvard University seeks applications for one or more lecturers on the history of science. Specific areas of teaching may include the following: history of medicine, history of the human sciences, gender studies. Lecturers will be responsible for advising undergraduate students and teaching as many as four courses. The position(s) may be part-time or… View Details Bookmark
The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH) at Harvard University identifies and supports outstanding scholars whose work responds to the growing interest in the encompassing study of global history. We seek to organize a community of scholars interested in the systematic scrutiny of developments that have unfolded across national, regional, and continental boundaries and who propose to… View Details Bookmark
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The Department of Psychology at Harvard University invites applications for part-time lecturers for the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year. We are particularly interested in candidates who could teach empirically-based advanced undergraduate courses in social psychology, abnormal psychology/clinical science, developmental psychology, and cognitive psychology/neuroscience. We are also searching … View Details Bookmark
The Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard University (LISH) is soliciting applications for one or more post-doctoral fellowships in computer science and quantitative and experimental social science (economics, management, psychology and sociology). LISH is a Harvard-wide research program led by faculty co-directors Karim Lakhani, Harvard Business School; Eva Guinan, Harvard Medical Schoo… View Details Bookmark
The Department of History seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in modern Middle East history, with an emphasis on the Arab world from the late Ottoman to the contemporary era. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The appointee will teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate levels. View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) and the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) is continuing a search in the area of climate at all levels (assistant, untenured associate, and tenured full professor), with an expected start date of July 1, 2018. We invite applications in the broad area of climate science, including the oceans, cryosphere, … View Details Bookmark
The Program for Evolutionary Dynamics (PED) at Harvard University welcomes applications for a postdoctoral fellow to work in the field of infectious disease modeling with Dr. Alison Hill and Professor Martin Nowak. We are seeking a motivated and creative PhD-level scientist with experience applying mathematics to biological systems. In particular, we are seeking a postdoc to contribute to … View Details Bookmark
The Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University invites applications or nominations for the Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Visiting Fellowship in Conservation Biology. The Hrdy Fellowship is open to researchers at any rank; we encourage applications from both established scientists as well as those who have recently received their Ph.D. The fellowship supports visits of eithe… View Details Bookmark
Harvard University is seeking applicants for a position as a John Harvard Distinguished Science Fellow (JHDSF). We seek life and physical scientists with an interest in imaging to develop innovative imaging technologies, lead biological investigations using advanced imaging technologies, or both. The Fellow will be part of the current JHDSF community (https://projects.iq.harvard.edu/jhdsfpr… View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Join us as a postdoctoral fellow in Professor Susan Murphy’s Statistical Reinforcement Learning Group. Our research concerns sequential decision making in mobile health, including experimental design and reinforcement learning algorithms. We combine statistical methods with algorithms from reinforcement learning so as to provide inferential tools such as confidence intervals. The successful ap… View Details Bookmark
Gene flow between butterfly species in the Amazon The James Mallet Group seeks two Postdoctoral Fellows to investigate the causes and genomic effects of gene flow among species of the butterfly genus Heliconius. We have recently identified a number cases of hybridization and introgression among a group of closely related species of Heliconius butterflies. In one publication (Simon Martin … View Details Bookmark
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The Department of Physics at Harvard University seeks applications for a Preceptor in Physics. Working closely with faculty and staff in the Department of Physics, the preceptor will oversee all aspects of small group, hands-on instruction in a lab-intensive introductory course in electronic circuit design. The course is targeted to a wide range of students and includes applications in physical… View Details Bookmark
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Please visit https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/how-apply for a list of open College Fellow positions. The College Fellows Program (https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program) at the Faculty of Arts and Sciences identifies exceptional scholars who have recently completed their doctoral work and have demonstrated excellence in teaching. College Fellows teach within… View Details Bookmark
Each preceptor develops a writing course on an academic topic and teaches one or two sections per semester of fifteen students per section. Preceptors are eligible for multi-year contracts. Salary and benefits are competitive. Preference will be given to candidates with Ph.D.s or other terminal degrees in fields that are taught at Harvard College, or to candidates with MFAs; who have experience… View Details Bookmark
Each preceptor teaches one or two sections per semester of ten students per section, including significant one-on-one conference time with students. Because course enrollments fluctuate, preceptors may be asked occasionally to teach Expos 20, with section sizes of 15 students. Preceptors are eligible for multi-year contracts. Salary and benefits are competitive. Preference will be given to cand… View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard College is a residential college comprising four areas of the freshman Yard and 12 upperclass Houses. Each of the 12 upperclass Houses employs an Allston Burr Resident Dean, who serves as the dean of students under the direction of the Faculty Deans and the Dean of Harvard College. The Resident Dean is responsible for the academic progress and personal welfare of the undergraduate stude… View Details Bookmark
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University anticipates a possible opening for a full-time Drill Instructor/Teaching Assistant in Japanese for the Spring 2018 semester. The appointment is expected to begin in mid-January 2018 and extend through June 30, 2018. Drill instructors teach small-group drill sections in Japanese language classes under the supervision… View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University seeks to appoint a tenure-track or a tenured full professor in Film and Visual Studies. We are especially interested in applicants with a solid grounding in film and visual studies whose work draws on such fields as art history, new media theory, media archaeology, and cultural history and theory. Applications are also we… View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Music seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in Composition, with an emphasis on theater and/or media and/or mixed media collaborations. The appointment is expected to be made at the Assistant Professor level and to begin on July 1, 2018. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching and advising at the graduate and undergraduate levels, including graduate ana… View Details Bookmark
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The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations seeks applications for a preceptor in modern Turkish. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The preceptor will be responsible for teaching all levels of modern Turkish, from the elementary to the advanced, working with colleagues in organizing cultural events, evaluating students, and developing course curricula. T… View Details Bookmark
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The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations seeks to appoint a tenured professor of Hebrew Bible. The Hebrew Bible should be the focus of a candidate’s research and teaching. Candidates are expected to be able to situate the Hebrew Bible within its Ancient Near Eastern context as well as treat post-Biblical Scriptural tradition in Judaism and Christianity. The professor of Hebrew… View Details Bookmark
The Department of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University seeks to appoint a tenure-track or a tenured full professor in Film and Visual Studies. We are especially interested in applicants with a solid grounding in film and visual studies whose work draws on such fields as art history, new media theory, media archaeology, and cultural history and theory. Applications are also we… View Details Bookmark
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The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures seeks applications for a preceptor in French language. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The preceptor will assist in the training and supervision of teaching fellows and normally teach two language courses in French per semester. View Details Bookmark