Adjunct Part-time Position in Elementary Biblical Hebrew (HDS Summer Language Program 2023)

Harvard University


Title Adjunct Part-time Position in Elementary Biblical Hebrew (HDS Summer Language Program 2023)
School Harvard Divinity School
Position Description Harvard Divinity School seeks an adjunct instructor/lecturer in Elementary Biblical Hebrew to teach an eight-week intensive course on elementary Biblical Hebrew from June 12 to August 3, 2023, as part of the Summer Language Program. This class will meet online only for the duration of the program.
This is a term-limited summer appointment only (from June 1 to August 31, 2023) and will not be continued into the academic year. HDS will not sponsor work-visas for this short-term, temporary position.
The teaching material covers the target language from the beginner’s level up to intermediate competency (equivalent to the first year of college instruction in Biblical Hebrew). No prerequisite is noted for students in order to take this class.
Candidates for the teaching position should be competent in the target language and have proven experience in college/university online teaching. The appointment title will depend on the finalist’s qualifications. Ph.D., or other advanced terminal degree required.
PLEASE NOTE: This is not a benefits-eligible position with a schedule of 7 hours/week. This is a remote position and this position will be based in Cambridge, MA. Additional detail pertaining to this position will be discussed during the interview process. All remote work must be performed in a state in which Harvard is registered to do business (Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, California (exempt staff only), Georgia, Illinois, New Jersey, Virginia, and Washington).
Basic Qualifications Applicants should demonstrate the following qualifications: (1) completed advanced degree and (2) substantial experience in teaching Biblical Hebrew at all levels. Previous publications are desirable, but not required.
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Contact Information Applicants may contact Karin Grundler-Whitacre, Director of the Summer Language Program at Harvard Divinity School, with questions regarding the position.
Contact Email [email protected]
Equal Opportunity Employer We are 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.
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Maximum Number of References Allowed 2

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