HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Lecturer on the History of Science

Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
Posted
03 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2018
Ref
8103
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Lecturers on the History of Science
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences
History of Science
Position Description

The Department of the History of Science at Harvard University seeks applications for one or more lecturers on the history of science. Specific areas of teaching may include the following: history of medicine, history of the human sciences, gender studies. Lecturers will be responsible for advising undergraduate students and teaching as many as four courses. The position(s) may be part-time or full-time depending on the area of specialization and the curricular requirements of the department.

The position is for one year with a start date of July 1, 2018 and an end date of June 30, 2019.

Keywords:*
faculty, instructor
Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MA, Northeast, New England

Fields: history of medicine, history of human sciences, gender studies

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate in history of science or related field is required by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications

Evidence of excellence in teaching is desired.

Special Instructions

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu). Candidates are encouraged to apply by March 31, 2018; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Brief abstracts of possible courses
3. Names and contact information of three references (three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is complete only when all three letters have been submitted by your recommender).

Contact Information

Ellen Guarente, 1 Oxford Street, Science Center 371, Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Email guarente@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

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents Required Documents

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

Optional Documents