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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
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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
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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
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
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
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 Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Department of Comparative Literature seek to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in Russian literature and culture with broad comparative interests. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, typically two courses per se… 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
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
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
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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
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 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
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
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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
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
The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track professor for the 2018-19 academic year. We seek exceptionally strong candidates in any field of statistics and probability as well as in any interdisciplinary areas where innovative and principled use of statistics and/or probability is of vital importance. Harvard is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified appli… View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
We seek a postdoctoral fellow to join the laboratory of Benjamin de Bivort in the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Center for Brain Science at Harvard University, Cambridge MA. A major focus of the lab is discovering the mechanistic underpinnings of individual differences in behavior. Of particular interest is behavioral variation within genotypes of Drosophila melanogaster… 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
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
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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
The Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in Global Change Ecology, with an emphasis on terrestrial ecosystems at physiological, population, community, or ecosystem levels from ecological or evolutionary ecology perspectives. We are especially interested in individuals who conduct rigorous observational and/or experimental work in the field … 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
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 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
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
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
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