Arts and Humanities

African Literary and Cultural Studies (accepting applications)

Position Description: The Department of African and African American Studies seeks applications for a College Fellow in African Literary and Cultural Studies. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. The College Fellow will have teaching responsibilities, with 25 percent of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. Teaching duties will include teaching courses in African Literature and Cultural Studies at the Undergraduate and Graduate Level and providing formal and informal mentorship to Graduate and Undergraduate students, including being part of Dissertation Committees, Oral Exam committees, and Prospectus Exam committees. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate senior theses.

The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year, contingent on performance, position availability, curricular need, and divisional dean authorization.

Basic Qualifications: Doctorate or terminal degree in Literature, African studies, or related discipline required by the expected start date and must have been received no earlier than 2015.

Additional Qualifications: Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching is desirable.

Special Instructions: Detailed requirements, position information, and a link to the online application are available at https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. For letters of reference, please provide in the online application the names and contact information of 3-5 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.

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Classics

Position Description: The Department of the Classics seeks applications for a College Fellow in Ancient History. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. The Fellow will be responsible for three courses, comprising either three undergraduate courses or two undergraduate courses and a graduate seminar, with 25% of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate senior theses or conduct reading courses with graduate students, and contribute to the supervision of graduate research.

Doctorate or terminal degree is required by the start of the 2019–­­20 academic year, and must have been received no earlier than 2015. The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Detailed requirements and information, as well as a link to the online application, are available at http://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications, including letters of reference, must be submitted by March 15, 2019.

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Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MA, Northeast, New England

Field: Ancient history, Greek history, Roman history, Classics

Basic Qualifications: Doctorate in Ancient History or related discipline required by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications: Demonstrated excellence in teaching is desired.

Special Instructions: Detailed requirements, position information, and a link to the online application are available at https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications, including letters of reference, must be submitted no later than March 15, 2019. For letters of reference, please provide in the online application the names and contact information of 3-5 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.)

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

English

The Department of English seeks applications for a College Fellow in field of Twentieth Century English and/or American Literature with interests in Modernism and the proven ability to teach across a range of genres and topics. The appointment is expected to begin on August 1, 2019. The College Fellow will have teaching responsibilities, with 25 percent of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. Teaching duties will include two undergraduate courses and one course open to both graduate students and undergraduates. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate undergraduate senior theses. The appointment is for one year.

Basic Qualifications: Doctorate or terminal degree in English or related discipline required by the expected start date, and must have been received no earlier than 2015 for appointments beginning in AY 2019-2020.

Additional Qualifications: Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching is desirable.

Special Instructions: Detailed requirements, position information, and a link to the online application are available at https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications, including letters of reference, a research statement, a teaching statement describing the applicant’s teaching philosophy, goals, methods, and prior experience, and teaching materials, including representative course syllabi and evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., teaching awards and evaluations) must be submitted no later than June 15, 2019. For letters of reference, please provide in the online application the names and contact information of 3-5 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.)

Harvard University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics is seeking applications for a College Fellow in semantics/pragmatics; familiarity with experimental methods is a plus. Teaching duties will include an introductory Linguistics course, a course in semantics (likely at the undergraduate or beginning graduate level), and a seminar of the candidate’s choice, with 25% of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate senior theses, and mentor and collaborate with students in the Department’s Meaning and Modality lab. Doctorate or terminal degree is required by the start of the 2019-20 academic year and must have been received no earlier than 2015. The appointment is for one year. Detailed requirements and information, as well as a link to the online application, are available at http://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications, including letters of reference, are due by May 20, 2019.

Harvard University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Media Practice

The Division of Arts & Humanities anticipates seeking a College Fellow in Media Practice. Please check back soon for more information and to apply.

Music

The Department of Music is seeking applications for a College Fellow in Music Theory. Teaching duties will include three courses at the undergraduate level and graduate level with 25% of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate senior theses. Doctorate or terminal degree is required by the start of the 2019-20 academic year, and must have been received no earlier than 2015. The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Detailed requirements and information, as well as a link to the online application, are available at http://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications must be submitted by March 31, 2019.

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, pregnancy or pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy is seeking applications for a College Fellow in Philosophy. Teaching duties will include at least two courses in value theory and either a third course in an area to be determined in consultation with the department or the equivalent in undergraduate advising duties, with 25% of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. The Fellow may also be called upon to advise and evaluate senior theses. Doctorate or terminal degree is required by the start of the 2019-20 academic year, and must have been received no earlier than 2015. The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Detailed requirements and information, as well as a link to the online application, are available at http://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications, including letters of reference, must be submitted by April 15, 2019.

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.

South Asian Studies

Position Description:  The Department of South Asian Studies seeks applications for a College Fellow in the field of modern and contemporary South Asian studies broadly construed. We are seeking a candidate whose work is grounded in at least one South Asian language and engages substantially with the humanities or qualitative social sciences. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. The College Fellow will have teaching responsibilities, with 25 percent of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. Teaching duties will include three undergraduate courses at the introductory and intermediate levels. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate senior theses and participate in the junior tutorial program. Please direct any informal inquiries to the department chair, Professor Sunil Amrith (amrith@fas.harvard.edu).

The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year, contingent on performance, position availability, curricular need, and divisional dean authorization.

Basic Qualifications:  Doctorate or terminal degree in South Asian studies or related discipline required by the expected start date and must have been received no earlier than July 2015.

Special Instructions:  Detailed requirements, position information, and a link to the online application are available at http://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/college-fellows-program. Complete applications, including letters of reference, must be submitted no later than March 15, 2019. For letters of reference, please provide in the online application the names and contact information of 3-5 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.)

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.