Definitions for "Allston Burr Senior Tutor"
The Allston Burr Senior Tutor, or simply the Senior Tutor, is the highest-ranking academic officer of an undergraduate House at Harvard College. In this capacity, the Senior Tutor is effectively the academic dean of the house, and the administrator of resident and non-resident tutors. In most circumstances, the Senior Tutor holds a doctoral degree in his or her field of study but does not hold tenure as a Professor at Harvard University.