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Preceptor, Harvard University Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Date: 10/13/2014

 The Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at Harvard University
is searching for a preceptor. This position (see description below) is
focused on supporting and developing undergraduate education in the
department including courses on Energy and Natural Disasters.


Brendan Meade
Professor of Earth & Planetary Sciences
Harvard University

Preceptor (teaching/curriculum development) in Earth and Planetary
Sciences Harvard University

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences seeks applications for
a preceptor. The successful applicant should be well versed on the
issues of earth sciences, and have experience in developing, teaching,
and supporting sections and labs. A graduate degree is required (Ph.D.
preferred) along with evidence of successful prior teaching and
administrative experience. Salary will be highly competitive and
commensurate with experience. The position is renewable on a yearly
basis for up to eight years, contingent upon performance and
curricular needs. For greater detail about this position and to apply,
visit: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/. Applications should
include: i) a cover letter that discusses how this position would fit
into the applicant’s career trajectory; ii) the names and addresses of
three referees; iii) a CV;  and iv) a statement of teaching
experiences and philosophy. The three letters of recommendation should
be submitted separately and at least one letter must discuss the
applicant's experience with teaching, administration skills, and other
educational work. Review of applications will begin on November 28;
preferences will be given to applications received by this date.