Employment

Senior Lecturer on Social Studies 

The Committee on Degrees in Social Studies seeks applicants for the position of Senior Lecturer on Social Studies, with an expected start date of July 1, 2015. This position will be for five years and may be renewed.

The position of Senior Lecturer is reserved for instructors who have demonstrated excellence in teaching. We are looking for candidates who can lead Social Studies 10, a two-semester course that introduces concentrators to the classics of social theory from Hobbes to Habermas. In addition to leading Social Studies 10, the Senior Lecturer will teach one other course each year, serve as an academic and thesis advisor, and serve on committees as requested.

For more information about the position and for instructions about applying, please visit ARIES.    

Harvard University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

P.T. Lecturers on Social Studies at Harvard University for 2014-15 [CLOSED]

Positions are available teaching in Social Studies 10, a yearlong sophomore social theory course, and also Social Studies 98, a series of semester-long junior tutorials, which immerse students in focused studies of social science or historical topics and which provide instruction in research methods.

All candidates should have their Ph.D. by the start date of the appointment, a commitment to interdisciplinary inquiry, and teaching experience. Additional responsibilities include supervising and evaluating senior theses, academic advising, and conducting senior oral examinations. Lecturer positions are for one year, with the possibility of renewal for two additional years. 

To apply for a position, please visit Harvard’s ARIES hiring portal. The deadline for applying for both positions is February 28th, 2014. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Harvard University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. 

 

College Fellow, 2014-15 Academic Year [CLOSED]

The Committee on Degrees in Social Studies is seeking applications for a College Fellow to teach in Social Studies 10, a yearlong introductory social theory course, and also a semester-long junior tutorial, a seminar that immerses students in focused studies of social science or historical topics and provides instruction in research methods.  The fellow will also advise one senior thesis, serve as an academic advisor, grade senior theses, and conduct oral examinations.  25% of the appointment will be reserved for the Fellow’s own research.  The position is a one-year appointment. Applicants must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. by July 1, 2014. Detailed requirements and information, as well as a link to the online application, are available at http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~facaff/cfp/

To apply for a position, please visit Harvard’s ARIES hiring portal. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Harvard University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please visit ARIES, Harvard's hiring portal, for additional academic opportunities at Harvard.