Senior Lecturer in Applied Mathematics

Harvard University in Massachusetts

Date Posted February 6, 2014

Senior Lecturer in Applied Mathematics

The Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences seeks applicants for the position of Senior Lecturer in Applied Mathematics, with an expected start date of July 1, 2014. This position will be for five years and may be renewed.

The position of Senior Lecturer is reserved for instructors who have demonstrated excellence in teaching. We are particularly interested in candidates who have demonstrated their excellence in and commitment to introductory undergraduate instruction in applied mathematics, and applicants whose interests and experience focus on teaching, pedagogy, and classroom innovations.

In addition to teaching at least two courses per year and advising and mentoring students, the Senior Lecturer will assist the Area Dean and directors of undergraduate studies for Applied Mathematics with curricular planning, course development, and course scheduling. The Senior Lecturer may also supervise other non-ladder instructors associated with the applied mathematics concentration.

Candidates are required to have a doctorate by the expected start date. Required documents include a cover letter, cv, a teaching statement, a research statement, and names and contact information for at least three references. We encourage candidates to apply by March 15, 2014, but will continue to review applications until the positions are filled. Applicants will apply on-line at

Harvard is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer. Applications from women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged.

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