Assistant Professor of Italian Studies

Santa Clara University in California

Deadline September 01, 2017
Date Posted July 17, 2017
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures of Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, invites applicants for a tenure-track position (Assistant Professor) in Italian Studies with a specialization in contemporary Italian and Italian-American literatures and cultures. Required qualifications include: Ph.D. (in hand at time of application) in Italian Studies, specializing in Italian and Italian-American literatures and cultures from the 19th, 20th and 21st Centuries with expertise in postcolonial, migration and transnational studies, migrant literature and cinema; evidence of at least two years of excellence in teaching (as instructor of record), course design and program development in Italian language and Italian Studies at the upper and lower division university levels and for University Core (evidenced by syllabi, evaluations of teaching, etc.); demonstrate evidence of a rigorous and sustainable research agenda. Job responsibilities include teaching, research and service. Application deadline: 9/1/17. Start date 9/1/18. For a more complete set of position requirements and responsibilities and to apply visit:

Applications must be submitted through the electronic hiring portal and must include letter of application, C.V., graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence and a representative sample of scholarship, e.g. an in-press or published article, dissertation chapter, etc. AA/EEOC.

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