Sunday, November 29, 2009

Borse di studio per corsi per insegnanti di inglese a Canterbury

Chi insegna lingua inglese a scuola ed è di ruolo o lavora nell'ambito dell'educazione ad adulti può parteipare al bando per l'assegnazione di una borsa europea per la
frequenza ai corsi di formazione della Pilgrims di Canterbury.

Per informazioni, contattare Paolo Torresan,

Fondazione Cini (VE) - Borse di studio per italianisti

(Ricevo da Paolo Torresan)

Borse di studio della Fondazione Cini di Venezia per frequentare corsi sulla cultura italiana.

Monday, November 16, 2009

Adelphi University







The Department of Languages & Internationsl Studies is seeking applicants for a full-time Lecturer appointment (non-tenure track). The successful applicant will teach and coordinate Italian language courses; four courses per semester. Requirements include: native or near-native fluency in Italian & English, with an M.A. in Italian or linguistics (Ph.D. preferred).

For further information about our Language & International Studies department, go to:

Please attach a letter of application, CV and contact information for three references.

Adelphi University is committed to building a diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from minority and women candidates.

Denver University

Job ID
Company NameUniversity of Denver
Job CategoryEducation/Training
LocationDenver, CO
Position TypeFull-Time, Employee
Experience1-2 Years Experience
Date PostedNovember 10, 2009


Adjunct in Italian
The Department of Languages & Literatures of the University of Denver is looking to hire adjunct instructors of Italian to teach during the spring quarter of 2010. The classes will be elementary level language courses. This is a part-time position; compensation is $3,000 per course. Successful candidates must hold a MA in Italian or a related field and have experience teaching at the university level. The start date for the position is March 21, 2010. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until position is filled.
To apply for this
position, please visit our website at
The University of
Denver is an EEO/AA

Bently University

Bentley University
Job ID:
not listed
Teacher - Adult Education
Job Type:
Waltham, Massachusetts


Description of Duties:

Teach 1-2 elementary Italian courses for undergraduates during spring semester 2010.

Hold office hours (one hour per course) once a week.

Bentley University leads higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences, information technology, and corporate and social responsibility. We seek faculty and staff who represent diverse backgrounds, interests and talents.

Position Qualifications :

Minimum MA in Italian Language and/or Literature, L2 acquisition, and/or linguistics.

Working knowledge of Blackboard and familiarity with using multimedia for language learning.

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Letter of Reference 1 and Letter of Reference 2.
Optional Applicant Documents: Teaching Philosophy / Teaching Evaluations

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.

Baylor University

Baylor University
Job ID:
not listed
Teacher - Elementary
Job Type:
Waco, Texas

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: M.A., native or near-native proficiency in Italian and English, and proven excellence in undergraduate teaching. Experience in an Italian-speaking country preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES: To teach primarily elementary and intermediate Italian language courses.

RANK AND SALARY: Lecturer, Non Tenure-track, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning October 1, 2009 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vita, transcripts, and indicate whether attending December MLA Convention. Also include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation.

Teachers of foreign languages






Seeking experienced teachers with native fluency in Arabic, Chechewa, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Traditional), German, Icelandic, Italian, Kachin, Moro (Tausug), Portuguese (Brazilian), Portuguese (African), and Spanish.



Fax: 703-247-4292


Part-time instructor


About the Job

PART-TIME INSTRUCTORS IN WORLD LANGUAGES PENN STATE ALTOONA ? Penn State Altoona?s Division of Arts and Humanities solicits applications for possible part-time employment for the fall 2010 semester to teach basic language courses in Arabic, Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish. Minimum qualifications include at least a master's degree in the language. Native or near-native fluency is desired.? Teaching experience at the university level is preferred.? ? Applicants should send a letter of application establishing their qualifications; a current vita; transcripts (official transcripts required at the time of an interview); and three references.? Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their applications and accompanying materials electronically to in PDF or Word formats.? Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until suitable candidates are identified.? Non-electronic inquiries, applications, and additional materials should be sent to: ? Chair Part-time Instructor in World Languages Pos.? E-31165 Penn State Altoona 3000 Ivyside Park Altoona, PA 16601-3760 ? For additional information about Penn State Altoona, please visit our web page at ? Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its work force.
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Italian High School Teacher

Effective December 2009
thru February-2010
Superintendent Of Schools
525 Palisade Avenue
Cliffside Park, NJ 07010
Source: North Jersey Media Group

Loyola University Chicago

Instructor of Modern Language & Literature (Italian)
Loyola University Chicago
Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures invites applications for a three-year, full-time, non-tenure-track Italian Instructor appointment with the possibility of renewal. The position becomes effective August 2010 subject to final approval of funding. The incumbent will teach beginning, intermediate, and advanced Italian courses and will participate in Italian language program development and the coordination of Italian 101-102 language courses. Language coordination duties will include teacher training and evaluation and will also include contacts and coordination with the John Felice Rome Center Italian Program.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must demonstrate native or near-native proficiency in Italian and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. Candidates must have, at minimum, an M.A. degree in Italian or an equivalent Italian laurea; Ph.D is preferred. Candidates must have strong evidence of effective teaching based on solid application of contemporary language teaching pedagogy. Profound knowledge of Italian, multi-year varied teaching experience, development of original pedagogical materials, interest in service learning, and community engagement are highly desirable.

Assistant Professor


Assistant Professor_Italian Studies
Wellesley College
The Department of Italian Studies and the Medieval-Renaissance Program at Wellesley College invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning July 1, 2010.The Department of Italian Studies and the Medieval-Renaissance Program at Wellesley College invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning July 1, 2010. Applicants should be native or near-native speakers of Italian and English, have a specialization in Dante Studies, and a commitment to teaching courses in Medieval and Renaissance literature. Candidates should demonstrate promise in teaching and scholarship, especially in Dante Studies, Italian language and literature, and Medieval and Renaissance literature and culture. The successful candidate will be expected to teach four courses: two in the Department of Italian Studies and two in the Medieval-Renaissance Program. In the Italian Department, responsibilities will include teaching courses on Dante, Italian language and literature at all levels of the curriculum. In the Medieval-Renaissance Program, the candidate will be expected to teach 200- and 300- level courses on important aspects on Medieval-Renaissance literature and culture with a comparative approach.

Please submit applications online by visiting our application website at Include cover letter indicating teaching and research interests, curriculum vitae, any course syllabi (or proposed courses), recent teaching evaluations, samples of publications, and three letters of reference. Applications are due no later than December 12, 2009. Materials received after that date may not receive a full reading. If circumstances make it impossible to submit any materials electronically, you may email us at for assistance.

Wellesley College is an EO/AA educational institution and employer. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they will contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply. We seek applicants who are interested in working in a cooperative and collaborative teaching environment and who are strongly committed to liberal arts education and excellence in scholarship. Candidates who believe they will contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.

Insegnanti di italiano all'estero. Offerte di lavoro in aumento?

Negli ultimi tempi non vedevo molte offerte di lavoro entusiasmanti per gli insegnanti di italiano all'estero. Che fosse la crisi?
Ma di recente riprendono a circolare frequenti proposte di assunzione.
Ne metterò alcune, ma invito soprattutto a iscriversi alle newsletters gratuite che le diffondono.
Io devo aspettare ancora un annetto prima di potermi candidare.

(Ricevo da che mi invita a divulgare il suo sito)

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Sunday, November 1, 2009

Uno studente del Camerun vorrebbe studiare in Italia

Ho ricevuto qualche giorno fa la lettera, sotto riportata, di uno studente del Camerun che vorrebbe studiare in Italia. Chiede se ci sono borse di studio o possibilità per mantenersi e studiare in Italia. Vorrei mandargli informazioni utili. Se qualcuna ne sa qualcosa, faccia sapere. Ho tolto i dati personali per rispetto della privacy, ma metto volentieri in contatto questa persona con chi è disposto ad aiutarla.
Roberta Barazza


Buongiorno signora,

Mi chiamo ... , ho 25 anni e sono Camerunense, cercando diverse universita che forniscono informazioni relativi alle borse di studio, sono caduto nel suo blog Adesso la prego di informarmi a proposito del sito e/o servizio online che mi permette esattamente si sapere quante borse de studio sono allocate per gli studenti stranieri extracommunitari e quali sono gli organismi responsabili.

Mi prega di rubarLa un po di suo tempo precioso ma la chiedo tutte queste informazione non per me stesso ma per multiple gente che vivono qui in Camerun, in cerca di un avenire migliore, vivendo difficilmente sotto la dittatura cronica che non fa altro che perdurare. La ringrazio di avermi letto fin qua.

Aspettanto une seguita piacevole. ArrivederLa