Research Associate and Visiting Faculty

$60,000 yearly
  • Harvard Divinity School
  • 45 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Aug 31, 2021
Full time Religious Studies & Theology

Job Description


HARVARD DIVINITY SCHOOL announces five full-time positions as Research Associate and Visiting Faculty for 2022-23 in its Women’s Studies in Religion Program.  

Proposals for book-length research projects utilizing both religion and gender as central categories of analysis and focusing on any religion are welcomed.  Salary for 2022-23 will be $60,000.  Completed applications are due online by October 15, 2021.  Applicants must have received their PhD by October 1, 2021. 

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Preferred and Required Qualifications

Positions are open to candidates with doctorates in the fields of religion and to those with primary competence in other humanities, social science, and public policy fields who demonstrate a serious interest in religion and hold appropriate degrees in those fields. Selection criteria emphasize the quality of the applicant's research prospectus, outlining objectives and methods; its fit with the Program’s research priorities; the significance of the contribution of the proposed research to the study of religion, gender, and to its field; and an agreement to produce a publishable piece of work. Applicants for the 2022–23 academic year must have received the PhD by October 1, 2021. Applications from those whose degrees have not yet been awarded will not be considered.


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Application Deadline

October 15, 2021