Adjunct Position in Intermediate Biblical Hebrew

Massachusetts, United States
25 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Harvard Divinity School


Position Description

Harvard Divinity School seeks an adjunct instructor/lecturer in Intermediate Biblical Hebrew (2nd year Biblical Hebrew) to teach an eight-week intensive course on intermediate and advanced intermediate Biblical Hebrew from June 17 to August 8, 2019, as part of the Summer Language Program in Cambridge, MA. This is a summer appointment only and will not be continued into the academic year. The teaching material covers the target language up to intermediate/advanced intermediate competency (equivalent to a second year of college instruction in intermediate Biblical Hebrew). A one-year prior knowledge of Biblical Hebrew is a prerequisite for students to take this class. Candidates for the teaching position should be competent in the target language and have proven experience in college/university teaching. The appointment title will depend on the finalist’s qualifications. Ph.D. or other terminal degree required.

Basic Qualifications

Applicants should demonstrate the following qualifications: (1) completed advanced degree and (2) substantial experience in teaching Biblical Hebrew at all levels. Previous publications are desirable, but not required.

Contact Information

Applicants may contact Karin Grundler-Whitacre, Director of the Summer Language Program at Harvard Divinity School, with questions regarding the position.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

We are 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, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

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