Faculty Openings - School of Arts & Sciences

Faculty Searches in AY 2023-2024

The School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University is committed to excellence in scholarship and teaching, and to building a faculty that draws strength from its diversity. To that end, we conduct thorough and systematic searches for all new faculty positions, both full-time and part-time.

Full-time Faculty Positions

(PF) = Position filled
(SC) = Search closed

(updated May 20, 2024)

DepartmentFieldRank
BiologyCell BiologyAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Classical Studies
(PF)
Environmental History of AntiquityAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Community Health
(PF)
Structural Racism and Health Equity in Substance MisuseAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Leadership 
(PF)
Director/Full-Time Senior Lecturer and Full-time LecturerFull-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)
Earth and Climate Sciences
(PF)
Surface ProcessesAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Earth and Climate Sciences
(PF)
Atmospheric ScienceAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Education
(PF)
Critical STEM EducationAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development
(PF)
Applied Developmental Science, Cluster Hire Focus on Addiction and RecoveryAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
English
(PF)
Creative Non-Fiction/JournalismProfessor of the Practice (non-tenure-track)
History of Art and Architecture
(PF)
Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Professor of Armenian Art and ArchitectureProfessor (tenured)
Mathematics
(PF)
 Linear AlgebraFull-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)
Occupational Therapy
(SC)
OpenFull-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)
Physics and Astronomy
(PF)
Theoretical cosmologyAssistant Professor (tenure-track)
Psychology
(PF)
StatisticsFull-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)
Romance Studies
(PF)
Francophone Media and Cultural Studies (Sub-Saharan Africa)Assistant Professor (tenure-track)
Romance Studies
(PF)
Full-Time Lecturer & Interim Language Coordinator for Italian Full-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)
Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies
(PF)
Professor and Department ChairProfessor (tenured)
Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies
(SC)
Stage Engineering and Technical DirectionFull-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)

Part-time Faculty Positions

(Updated: May 20, 2024)

DepartmentFieldRank
Anthropology North American ArchaeologyPart-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
Education School PsychologyPart-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
Ex-CollegeVisiting Lecturers Spring 2025Part-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
HistoryLatinx History Part-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
History of Art and Architecture Architectural DesignPart-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
Political SciencePolitical Theory Part-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
SMFAMedia Arts: Virtual Reality Part-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)
Science, Technology, and SocietyOpenPart-time Lecturer
(non-tenure-track)

Resources for Conducting a Faculty Search

Review the items below for procedures for conducting faculty searches (both full-time and part-time), important tips for doing outreach to build diverse applicant pools, administrative and financial guidelines, and the required forms.