HARVARD UNIVERSITY

The Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Visiting Professor of Australian Studies

Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
Posted
24 Jul 2017
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18 Sep 2017
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Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Visiting Professor of Australian Studies
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Committee on Australian Studies
Position Description

The Committee on Australian Studies at Harvard University seeks to appoint a distinguished scholar to the Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Visiting Professor of Australian Studies for the 2019-2020 academic year.

For history of the chair, see http://harvaus.fas.harvard.edu

Incumbents of the Chair will ordinarily hold the title of Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Visiting Professor of Australian Studies and be expected to be in residence at Harvard for the full academic year. He or she will be appointed in an appropriate department and will ordinarily teach two courses.

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate or terminal degree is required.

Additional Qualifications

Candidates must exhibit intellectual leadership and impact in a field of study and teaching relevant to Australian Studies. Candidates who are qualified to teach in a department, degree program or field of study offered in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences are particularly encouraged. (For a list of departments, see http://www.fas.harvard.edu/pages/departments-and-areas)

Special Instructions

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu).
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Summary outline of a course to be offered at Harvard
4. Names and contact information for three references
Candidates are encouraged to apply by October 17, 2017; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

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.

Contact Information

Questions about the position or the application process should be addressed to Sindhumathi Revuluri, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs.

For further information about the Chair and the Harvard Committee on Australian Studies see: http://harvaus.fas.harvard.edu

Contact Email revuluri@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 3 Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Proposed Course Description

Optional Documents