Open Positions

Senior Lecturer
The Department of Statistics seeks applications for a senior lecturer in any area of statistics. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2021. The senior lecturer will be responsible for teaching three courses over the academic year, advising undergraduate senior theses, providing academic and career advice to students, coordinating undergraduate departmental events, and helping to administer the undergraduate curriculum. The position is for five years and is renewable contingent on performance, enrollments, and curricular needs.
A Doctorate in statistics or related field is required. The successful candidate should have at least three years of recent experience teaching statistics and/or data science.
Please submit application materials through the ARIeS portal
Application submission by February 28, 2021 will ensure consideration.

Senior Research and Financial Administrator (Part Time)
Reporting to Director of Administration, Senior Research and Financial Administrator (SRFA) provides pre- and post-award grants and general faculty financial management for the Department of Statistics. More information about this position, along with application instructions, can be found at Please search for requisition 52928BR. 

Teaching Fellows and Course Assistants
We invite applications for TFs and CAs for all 100-level courses, with particular interest in STAT 100, 102, 104, 109, 110, 111, 121a and 121b, 139, and 149. Learn more.

Postdoctoral Positions: General
If you are interested in exploring a postdoctoral opportunity at the Department of Statistics, please apply directly to the faculty member whose research is of interest. See our People page for information on research interests and Faculty websites.

Harvard is 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.