Resources for Conducting a Faculty Search

    To help support Harvard University in its effort to recruit the world’s best scholars, the Office of Faculty Development & Diversity (FD&D) provides faculty with resources to aid in the search process.

    These resources include the following:

    • Faculty recruitment handbooks from peer institutions
    • Links to professional societies for the natural sciences, applied sciences, social sciences, humanities, and professions, including professional societies geared towards minority and women’s interests
    • Information from the NSF Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED)
    • Guide to acceptable interview questions
    • Sample candidate evaluation sheet template