The document states that 61 percent of enrollments across FAS were taught by ladder faculty in 2008. Non-ladder faculty—which the report defines as lecturers, preceptors, and professors of the practice—taught 29 percent of enrollments, while the remaining 10 percent were taught by visiting faculty, professors emeriti, and professors from other Harvard schools.
After spending the last 10 years teaching and conducting research at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, N.J., economics professor and Nobel laureate Eric S. Maskin ’72 will return to Harvard in the spring.
Our neighbors at Fifteen Minutes Magazine have come up with a solution for insomnia. Check out this video where Professor of Economics N. Gregory Mankiw, Dean of Freshmen Thomas A. Dingman '67, and Lecturer on Sociology David L. Ager read "Goodnight Moon" by Margaret Wise Brown.