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The Department of Statistics at Harvard University invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in statistics. The postdoctoral fellow will be directed by Prof. Natesh Pillai and Dr. Marie-Abele Bind. We are looking for candidates to work on inference of stochastic differential equations driven by jump processes and diffusions. Stochastic differential equations are important for … 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
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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 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
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
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The Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard (LISH) is looking for an energetic data scientist to facilitate research analyzing crowd data and science production function. LISH and partners implement crowdsourcing competitions to study how and why crowdsourcing works while simultaneously deploying real-world results. LISH, since its founding in 2010 as the NASA Tournament Lab, has led … 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
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
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University invites applications for the full-time position of Preceptor in Japanese expected to begin July 1, 2018. The preceptor will be responsible for acting as instructor in charge of one of the levels of Japanese taught at Harvard, between elementary and advanced (fifth year level), and for training and supervising instru… View Details Bookmark
As part of its mission to promote intra- and inter-Asian research, the Asia Center offers two postdoctoral fellowships. The Asia Center Postdoctoral Fellowship is available to recent Ph.D. graduates who engage seriously with at least two Asian countries. In the case of Southeast Asia, research may be on a single country, although preference will be given to applicants with comparative or cr… View Details Bookmark
The Department of Linguistics seeks applications for a lecturer or visiting assistant/associate professor. The area of specialization is open compatibly with the specified teaching needs. The appointment is full time and expected to begin on January 1, 2018 for a period of six months. The candidate should be ready to teach Introduction to Linguistics and a second class on language typology or … View Details Bookmark
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 Japanese expected to begin August 1, 2018 and to extend through June 30, 2019. Drill instructors teach small-group drill sections in Japanese language classes under the supervision of a course head and assist the course head in p… View Details Bookmark
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The Committee on Degrees in History and Literature at Harvard University seeks Full-Time and Half-Time Lecturers beginning academic year 2018-2019. Our teaching fields are: American Studies, Ethnic Studies, European Studies, Latin American Studies, the Medieval World, the Early Modern World, and the Modern World. We are especially interested in candidates whose research interests include r… View Details Bookmark
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
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
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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
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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
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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
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 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 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
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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
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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
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
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
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
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
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 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