Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian/French

St. Lawrence University in New York

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted February 20, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a one-year, visiting position (academic year 2014-2015).  The position will entail teaching courses in French and Italian language.  The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Italian, French, or Comparative Literature.  A proven ability to teach introductory and intermediate Italian and French is required.  Position begins August 2014.

The University seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff and students and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status.   Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, CV and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Marcella Salvi, French/Italian Search Chair, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, St. Lawrence University, 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY 13617.  Application materials may also be sent electronically to  Review of applications will begin on March 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is successfully filled.

Located in Canton, N.Y., St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.  For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit SLUs homepage at

SLU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

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