HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Lecturer in Quantitative Methods and Digital Learning

Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
Posted
03 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Mar 2018
Ref
8098
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The Harvard Kennedy School seeks candidates for a three-year lecturer position focusing on Quantitative Methods and Digital Learning.

Responsibilities for this position include classroom teaching, the development of separate on-line modules for teaching degree program students, and developing methods for using digital tools for more effective classroom instruction. Preference will be given to candidates who combine technical expertise in quantitative methods with prior experience in curriculum development and on-line instruction.

The mission of Harvard Kennedy School is to train enlightened public leaders and generate the ideas that provide solutions to the world’s most challenging public problems. The school serves about 900 degree program students and about 3800 executive program participants each year. Applicants must be willing and able to successfully teach in two-year degree programs and our other teaching programs. The ability to convey conceptual as well as practical knowledge and commitment to the public service mission of Harvard Kennedy School are crucial.

Please submit application materials, including a cover letter, CV, relevant publications (if any), list of references and evidence of teaching potential to http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/8096. Applications will be accepted beginning immediately and until the position is filled.

Basic Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates who combine technical expertise in quantitative methods with prior experience in curriculum development and on-line instruction.

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.