The Department of Government seeks to appoint a tenure-track
professor in Political Science, with a strong preference for
scholars specializing in American Politics and/or Quantitative
Methods. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2022. The
tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the
undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates are encouraged to
apply by October 1, 2021; applications will be reviewed until the
position is filled.
Doctorate or terminal degree in Political Science or related
disciplines required by the time the appointment begins.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching is desired.
Submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (https://academicpositions.harvard.edu)
The Committee will begin reviewing applications on September 15,
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Teaching statement (describing teaching approach and
4. Research statement
5. 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.
6. A statement describing efforts to encourage diversity,
inclusion, and belonging, including past, current, and anticipated
future contributions in these areas.
7. Writing samples and publications, if applicable.
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.