Tenure-track position

BGIE Search 2021-2022 Political Science

Harvard Business School is seeking candidates for a tenure-track position in the Business, Government, and the International Economy (BGIE) unit. Applications welcome from candidates in all subfields, and special preference will be given to candidates whose research interests include American political development, international political economy or comparative political economy, and environmental politics. The search is open with regard to methodological approach. Candidates may come directly from Ph.D. programs or from the faculties of other universities. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2022.

All applicants should have excellent academic credentials and a demonstrated potential for conducting outstanding research. The School is particularly interested in applicants with interdisciplinary interests and strong records of, or potential for, excellence in teaching.

Successful candidates will, at the outset, teach a required first-year MBA course on the economic, political, and social environment of global business.

Review of applications will begin September 17th, 2021. Applications should include: cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of research, and writing sample (preferably dissertation chapters). Three confidential letters of recommendation should be submitted through the online portal by the referees.

To apply please go to this website and select “Tenure-Track Position in Political Science” when choosing a position on the application:


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