College Fellow in Ancient History

Institution Name 
Harvard University
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Ancient History
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Application Deadline 
March 15, 2019
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The Department of the Classics seeks applications for a College Fellow in Ancient History. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. The Fellow will be responsible for three courses, comprising either three undergraduate courses or two undergraduate courses and a graduate seminar, with 25% of the appointment reserved for the Fellow’s own research. The Fellow may also advise and evaluate senior theses or conduct reading courses with graduate students, and contribute to the supervision of graduate research.

Doctorate or terminal degree is required by the start of the 2019–­­20 academic year, and must have been received no earlier than 2015.  The appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Detailed requirements and information, as well as a link to the online application, are available at  Complete applications, including letters of reference, must be submitted by March 15, 2019.

Basic Qualifications:  Doctorate in Ancient History or related discipline required by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications:  Demonstrated excellence in teaching is desired.

Special Instructions:  Detailed requirements, position information, and a link to the online application are available at Complete applications, including letters of reference, must be submitted no later than March 15, 2019. For letters of reference, please provide in the online application the 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.)

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.

Contact Information:  Professor Kathleen Coleman, Chair, Department of the Classics, Harvard University, 204 Boylston Hall, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.

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