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Research Associate and Visiting Faculty
Harvard Divinity School

Date Posted Aug. 21, 2023
Title Research Associate and Visiting Faculty
University Harvard Divinity School More About This Institution...
Cambridge, MA, United States
Department Women's Studies in Religion Program More About This Department...
Application Deadline Oct. 15, 2023
Position Start Date Aug. 15, 2024
  • Visiting Professor
    Assistant Professor
    Senior Lecturer
    Associate Professor
  • Women's Studies
    Religion and Theology
    Humanities - General

HARVARD DIVINITY SCHOOL announces five full-time positions as Research Associate and Visiting Faculty for 2024-25 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. 

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.

Salary for 2024-25 will be $65,000.  Completed applications are due online by October 15, 2023.  Applicants must have received their PhD by October 1, 2023.  Please see our website ( for more information.

  • Harvard Divinity School is an equal opportunity employer.

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Contact Information

  • Tracy Wall
    Women's Studies in Religion Program
    Harvard Divinity School
    45 Francis Avenue
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • 617-495-5705


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