Harvard University – Lecturers on the History of Science

Job Type: Faculty, Non-Tenured

Application Deadline: March 31, 2017


Position Description:  The Department of the History of Science at Harvard University seeks applications for two lecturers on the history of science. Specific areas of teaching in one or more of the following: history of the human sciences, history of the life sciences, or history of technology. The lecturer will be responsible for advising undergraduate students and teaching four courses.

The position is for one year with a start date of July 1, 2017 and an end date of June 30, 2018.

Keywords:*
faculty, instructor
Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MA, Northeast, New England
Fields: history of technology, history of biology, history of human sciences

Basic Qualifications:  Doctorate in history of science, technology 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, 2017; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

1   Cover letter
2.  Curriculum Vitae
3.  Brief abstracts of possible courses
4.  Names and full contact information of three potential referees who we may contact
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:  Ellen Guarente, 1 Oxford Street, Science Center 371, Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Email:  guarente@fas.harvard.edu

Posted: February 22, 2017