Title Lecturer in Government - American Politics
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Government Department seeks applications for a Lecturer in
American politics. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1,
2021. The Lecturer will teach three (3) courses at the
undergraduate level and provide formal and informal mentorship to
undergraduate students, including advising and evaluating senior
The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of
renewal, contingent on performance, position availability,
curricular need, and divisional dean authorization.
Doctorate in political science or related discipline required by
the expected start date.
Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching is desirable.
Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal
(https://academicpositions.harvard.edu). Consideration of complete
applications, including letters of reference, will begin April 5,
2021 and will continue until the position is filled.
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. Teaching Evaluations
4. One or more sample syllabi
5. Names and contact information of three to five 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
Senior Lecturer & Director of Undergraduate Studies
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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.
Minimum Number of References Required 3
Maximum Number of References Allowed 5