Please visit Harvard University's Academic Recruiting to learn about open faculty positions.
Individuals interested in a postdoctoral appointment should write directly to the faculty member whose research is of most interest. Each faculty member's contact information and website can be found on our People page. Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Our department recruits several teaching fellows (Harvard graduate students) and teaching assistants (non-graduate students) each term. A small number of course assistant positions (for Harvard undergraduates) may also be available. The application deadlines are:
Fall Term: May 1
Spring Term: October 1
Harvard graduate students may apply through the Centralized Application for Teaching Sections (CATS). Others may apply by emailing Joe Lavin with a CV and a list of courses in which they are interested. Current course offerings can be viewed here.