Italian: University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, Humanities Department. Position Announcement: Assistant Professor of Italian. The Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester invites applications for a 3-year renewable, non-tenure-track appointment in Italian to begin fall 2011. Candidates should demonstrate strong commitment to teaching courses in Italian language, literature, and culture. Completed Ph.D. preferred. Area of specialization open. Ability to teach Italian lyric diction desirable but not required. Further information athttp://www.esm.rochester.edu/humanities/italian_search.php. Review of applications begins October 31, 2010. Interviews at MLA in Los Angeles. To receive full consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and three current letters of recommendation to via attachment with subject Italian Search to ITALIANsearch@esm.rochester.edu or by regular mail to: Timothy Scheie, Chair, Chair, Humanities Search Committee, Eastman School of Music, 26 Gibbs Street, Rochester, New York 14604-2505. The Eastman School of Music seeks to create a musical community that is rich with cultural, social, and intellectual diversity. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and actively encourage applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.