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Tenure-track appointment in International Relations and Transnational Politics

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Government seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in International Relations and Transnational Politics. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. View Details Bookmark

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in the History of Modern American Medicine

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of the History of Science at Harvard University seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of modern American (twentieth century) medicine. We are especially interested in candidates with comparative or global perspectives. A Ph.D. is required by the expected start date. The Department is especially interested in candidates who show exceptional promise as … View Details Bookmark

Harvard University Herbaria Research Fellowship

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Harvard University Herbaria (HUH; http://huh.harvard.edu) invites nominations and direct applications for the Harvard University Herbaria Research Fellowship, a fellowship in plant science. We especially seek outstanding early-career scientists and collections professionals who see new opportunities and innovations for collections-based research. The goal of the program is to facilitate col… View Details Bookmark

Inequality in America Initiative Postdoctoral Fellow

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Social and economic inequality are urgent problems for our society, with implications for a range of outcomes from economic growth and political stability to crime, public health, family wellbeing, and social trust. The Inequality in America Initiative seeks applications from recent doctoral degree recipients interested in joining an interdisciplinary network of Harvard researchers who are work… View Details Bookmark

Preceptor in Chinese

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University invites applications for one or more full-time Preceptors in Chinese expected to begin July 1, 2018. This will be a term appointment, with the duration of the term to be determined. The appointment is renewable, based on performance and curricular need, for up to a total of eight years. View Details Bookmark

Lecturer in Playwriting

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Concentration in Theater, Dance & Media seeks applications for a Lecturer in Playwriting. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The Lecturer will be responsible for teaching one playwriting or writing for performance course per semester, advising senior thesis projects, serving as an evaluator on senior thesis projects, and attending faculty meetings. The committee welcome… View Details Bookmark

Tenure-Track Professor in Climate Science

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

Tenure-Track Professor in Composition

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

Tenure-Track Professor in Film and Visual Studies

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

Tenured Professor in Film and Visual Studies

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

Tenured Professor of Hebrew Bible

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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

Assistant Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
We seek applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (http://mcb.harvard.edu). We are particularly, but not exclusively, interested in candidates who use quantitative or computational approaches to study the mechanisms underlying fundamental questions in biology. The department offers an interactive res… View Details Bookmark

Preceptor in Statistics

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Statistics seeks applications for a Preceptor in Statistics, which will be associated with undergraduate statistics courses. The preceptor’s responsibilities will include: Recruit, train, and manage the teaching fellows/assistants and Study Network facilitators; Assist in the training of teaching fellows/assistants in all Statistics Department courses; Serve as Head Teach… View Details Bookmark

Briggs-Copeland Lecturer in Screenwriting

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of English seeks applications for a Briggs-Copeland lecturer in Screenwriting. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The Briggs-Copeland lecturer will be responsible for teaching two creative writing workshops per semester. Additional duties include advising and grading senior theses. The position is a five year untenured, non-renewable appointment. Keywords:… View Details Bookmark

Drill Instructor/Teaching Assistant in Chinese

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University anticipates one or more openings for a full-time Drill Instructor/Teaching Assistant in Chinese expected to begin August 1, 2018, and to extend through June 30, 2019. Drill instructors assist course heads in Chinese language classes, assist in preparation of teaching materials, and teach individual drill sections. View Details Bookmark

Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Populism Fellowship

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Populism at Harvard University seeks to foster research on populism from diverse disciplinary perspectives. Bringing together faculty, graduate students, and fellows, the Cluster examines both the determinants of the rise of populist movements and its consequences. The Global Populism Fellow is appointed for one academic year and is provided time, … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Ecology & Coupled Human and Natural Systems at Harvard Forest

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Position: The post-doc will conduct regional-scale analyses to understand the consequences of forest processes and land-uses, including: insect outbreaks and the landowner response to insects, climate change, land protection, timber harvesting, and alternative development patterns. The incumbent will utilize existing parameterizations of landscape simulations models (LANDIS-II-PnET, Dinami… View Details Bookmark

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Fellow

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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

Assistant or untenured Associate Professor of Sociology

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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

John Harvard Distinguished Science Fellow in Imaging

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Evolutionary Genomics

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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

Tenure-Track Professor of Philosophy

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Harvard University Department of Philosophy seeks candidates for a tenure-track position. Applicants should have an AOS in some area of 18th-19th century theoretical philosophy and an AOC (including ability to supervise dissertations) in Kant’s theoretical philosophy. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the u… View Details Bookmark

Fellow

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Fellow will be working under the guidance of Vice Provost and Prof. Peter Bol helping to manage the China Biographical Database project. The Fellow should have scholarly knowledge of some field of Chinese history or literature and expertise in some field of the Digital Humanities for Chinese studies. Fluency in both Chinese and English is required. S/he will work to create greater online … View Details Bookmark

Tenure-Track Professorship in Human Evolutionary Biology

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Human Evolutionary Biology seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in the field of human or primate behavior from the perspectives of behavioral ecology, life-history, or physiology. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The appointee will teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department of Human Evolutionary Biology values … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow in Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Disease

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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

Preceptor in Molecular and Cellular Biology

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
We are seeking applications for a preceptor in Molecular and Cellular Biology who will primarily have responsibility for Life Sciences 1b (LS1b), “An Integrated Introduction to the Life Sciences: Genetics, Genomics, and Evolution,” a large introductory course for undergraduates that integrates genetics, genomics, and evolution. The preceptor will be responsible for designing and supervising the… View Details Bookmark

Mahindra Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Mahindra Humanities Center invites applications for one-year postdoctoral fellowships in connection with the Center’s Andrew W. Mellon Foundation seminar on the topic of migration and the humanities. Migration plays as critical a role in the moral imagination of the humanities as it does in shaping the activist vision of humanitarianism and human rights. Too often,… View Details Bookmark

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Italian Medieval Literature and Culture

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in the field of Italian Medieval literature and culture. We seek candidates with strong interdisciplinary interests, scholarly depth, and a capacity for innovation. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, typically two courses per s… View Details Bookmark

Tenure-track faculty member

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Center for Brain Science (CBS) is seeking a tenure-track faculty member to lead an innovative research program in neuroscience. Current faculty use a variety of model systems and approaches to learn how the nervous system accounts for behaviors and mental processes and how its circuits develop. Areas of particular interest in this search include, but are not limited to, computational/theore… View Details Bookmark

Lecturer on Armenian

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations seeks applications for a part-time lecturer in Armenian language. The appointment is expected to begin on September 1, 2017. The lecturer will be responsible for teaching three courses: in elementary (one in Fall and one Spring) Western Armenian, and one in some aspect of Armenian civilization (in English). The position is for one ye… View Details Bookmark