Italian – Assistant Professor



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Job description

Waterville, ME

The Department of French and Italian is seeking an Assistant Professor in Italian for a continuing full-time position, to begin September 1, 2019. PhD in hand by the time of appointment. The successful candidate will be part of an energetic department committed to providing the best education possible to a diverse and talented undergraduate student body. The specialization is open, however, we are particularly interested in individuals with considerable experience in language instruction and teaching/research expertise in Italian culture across the centuries, with a focus on one or more of the following areas: film studies, eco-criticism, and Digital Humanities. This is a non-tenured and non-tenurable full-time position, with a teaching load of five courses per year, at the beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels.

How to apply

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, a representative sample of current scholarship, and evidence of equitable and inclusive teaching excellence, e.g., two sample syllabi and two complete sets of course evaluations for two different classes via Interfolio at the following link Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. Address all inquiries to Adrianna Paliyenko, Chair of Italian Search Committee ([email protected]).