Lecturer on Government
Lecturer on Government
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Government seeks applications for a full-time lecturer, renewable for up to three years. The successful candidate will teach in the required undergraduate sophomore tutorial (Gov 97) and act as the administrative course director for Gov 97, as well as teach seminars on topics related to his or her own research area. Additional responsibilities include conceptualizing and directing student mini-research projects and supervising and evaluating senior theses. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1st, 2017.
We encourage applications from candidates who are interested in teaching Activity Based Learning courses that help students to connect academic work in political science with work outside the classroom.
Doctorate in Political Science required by July 1st, 2017.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching is desired.
Please submit the following materials through the ARIES portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu). Applications must be submitted no later than March 30, 2017.
1. Cover letter:
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Undergraduate seminar proposal including a 2-3 paragraph description and a list of books to be consulted
4. Teaching evaluations summary (no more than 5 pages)
5. Names and contact information of three to five references (three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is complete only when all three letters have been submitted)
6. If you have not yet completed your Ph.D, one of your letters of recommendation must come from your dissertation chair, who must confirm that you will receive your Ph.D. by June 30th, 2017.
Harvard 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.
Department of Government
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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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.
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Applicant Documents Required Documents
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- Other Statement