Structure & Staffing

  • HarvardX has a core of 48 full-time and 7 part-time staff
    • Staff are distributed between instructional design, production, technology, program administration and research groups
    • Core staff typically hold 2 year renewable term appointments
  • The current organization was formalized in May 2014.
    • Provides the course development and research capacity to support at least 40 learning experiences per year
    • Allows projects to have to have up to three iterations of HarvardX support (v1 – v2 – v3 in HarvardX parlance)
    • Additional part-time and contingent staff augment our support for specific course projects
    • The final core hire to sustain this design completed Jan 2015