Lecturer in Modern U.S. History

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

ID: 7074429
Posted: January 25, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description
The Department of History seeks applications for a lecturer in Modern U.S. History. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2021 and end on June 30, 2022. The lecturer will be responsible for offering four undergraduate courses in US history (two per semester). The lecturer will be expected to evaluate senior theses in accordance with departmental practice and may also advise a senior thesis.

Basic Qualifications
Doctorate in History or related discipline required by the expected start date.

Additional Qualifications
Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching.

Special Instructions
Please submit the following materials through the application portal by 5pm on February 21st, 2021:

1. Cover letter, including a description of teaching/advising experience and philosophy and comments on any efforts to encourage diversity, inclusion, and belonging.

2. Curriculum vitae

3. Names and contact information of three 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, Director of Administration and Operations, Department of History

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, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.


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