Department Announcements

Three faculty searches now open: Jewish history/culture; classical Arabic; archaeology of Israel

NELC has recently opened three faculty searches:

  • assistant professor in classical Arabic language and literature
  • professor (open rank) in Jewish history and culture
  • senior professorship of the archaeology of Israel

For further information please visit Harvard's employment website.

Candidates are encouraged to apply by the end of September, 2015. All three positions are expected to begin July 1, 2016.

Frank M. Cross - Memorial Minute

For over thirty years, the late Frank Moore Cross served on the NELC faculty. The following Memorial Minute was placed up on the record at the May 5, 2015 meeting of the FAS faculty:

At a meeting of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences on May 5, 2015, the following Minute was placed upon the records.

Born: July 13, 1921
Died: October 17, 2012