HARVARD UNIVERSITY

2019-2020 College Fellow in Government

Location
Massachusetts, United States
Posted
06 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2019
Ref
8892
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

School Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Department/Area College Fellows Program

Position Description

The Department of Government is seeking applications for College Fellows to teach courses in American politics in our undergraduate seminar program. The Fellows may also advise and evaluate senior theses and participate in the senior thesis workshop. 25% of the appointment will be reserved for the Fellows’ own research. Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. or an equivalent terminal degree by the expected start date. The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Detailed requirements and information are available at http://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/ . Consideration of complete applications, including letters of reference, will begin April 5, 2019.

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

Basic Qualifications

Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. or an equivalent terminal degree by the expected start date.

Additional Qualifications  

Special Instructions

The following documents are required and should be submitted through the ARIeS portal http://academicpositions.harvard.edu:

  • A cover letter describing your experience and interest in the position to which you are applying
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A research statement
  • A teaching statement describing your teaching philosophy, goals, methods, and prior experience
  • Teaching materials, including representative course syllabi and evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., teaching awards and evaluations)
  • Three letters of recommendation (unless otherwise specified on an individual posting)
  • Applicable only for those candidates who have not yet received the Ph.D.: A letter from your advisor confirming that you will receive your Ph.D. by the expected start date

Contact Information

Nataliya Khrustalova Gray
Department of Government
1737 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Email nkhrustalova@fas.harvard.edu

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required 3

Maximum Number of References Allowed 5