The Department of Government seeks to appoint a tenure-track
professor in Government specializing in Korean Politics. The search
is open with regard to specific area of interest within the field
or methodology employed. The appointment is expected to begin on
July 1, 2024. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for
teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates are
encouraged to apply by October 1, 2023; applications will be
reviewed until the position is filled.
Basic Qualifications: Doctorate or terminal degree in Political
Science, Government or related disciplines required by the time the
Additional Qualifications: Demonstrated strong commitment to
teaching and advising is desired. Korean language proficiency in
conducting research is expected.
Special Instructions: Please submit the following materials through
the ARIeS portal (https://academicpositions.harvard.edu)
The Committee will begin reviewing applications on September 18,
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Teaching/advising statement (describing teaching philosophy and
4. Research statement
5. A statement describing efforts to encourage diversity,
inclusion, and belonging, including past, current, and anticipated
future contributions in these areas.
6. 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. At
least one letter must come from someone who has not served as the
candidate's undergraduate thesis advisor, chair of the dissertation
committee, or primary advisor in a postdoctoral fellowship.
7. Writing sample
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