Lecturer/instructor in Elementary Coptic

Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
11 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

One-semester, part-time (one course) adjunct lecturer/instructor in Elementary Coptic (fall 2017)
Harvard Divinity School
Position Description

Harvard Divinity School is looking to hire a lecturer/instructor (title dependent on qualifications) to teach one course in Elementary Coptic in the fall of 2017. The candidate is expected to teach master’s and doctoral students in an introductory course on the Coptic language. The course covers basic Sahidic Coptic grammar and syntax, with selected readings from the Coptic Bible and other early texts.

Basic Qualifications

Advanced degree in Religious Studies and/or Coptic (Masters or doctoral degree) is required. Appointment title dependent on academic qualifications.

Additional Qualifications

Previous experience teaching Coptic at the graduate level strongly desired.

Special Instructions

Please submit a current curriculum vitae and cover letter.

Contact Information

Matthew B. Turner
Department Manager
Office of Academic Affairs
Harvard Divinity School
Andover 206
45 Francis Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: 617.496.0847
Fax: 617.496.8026

Contact Email mturner@hds.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.

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Applicant Documents Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter

Optional Documents