Tenure-Track Professor in Modern Middle East History

Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
05 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Tenure-Track Professor in Modern Middle East History
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Department of History
Position Description

The Department of History seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in modern Middle East history, with an emphasis on the Arab world from the late Ottoman to the contemporary era. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2018. The appointee will teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate or terminal degree in History or related discipline by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications

Demonstrated excellence in teaching and research is desired.

Special Instructions

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu). Candidates are encouraged to apply by October 15, 2017; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Teaching statement (describing teaching approach and philosophy)
4. Research statement
5. Publications and writing samples
6. Names and contact information of three to five referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. Three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is considered complete only when at least three letters have been received.

Contact Information

Kimberly O’Hagan
Department of History
Harvard University
35 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Email kohagan@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 Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research

Optional Documents

  1. Publication
  2. Publication 2
  3. Writing Sample 1
  4. Writing Sample 2
  5. Other

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