Thursday, March 17, 2011

Lecturer of Italian - College of Staten Island N.Y.



FLSA: Exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION: The Department of Modern Languages of the College of Staten Island seeks candidates for the position of Lecturer in Italian. Responsibilities include teaching a broad range of Italian language and culture courses, performing department and college service, and taking an active role in program building, which might include administering an Italian Club, directing Italian theatre performances, and organizing on and off-campus academic events.

The College of Staten Island is committed to a diverse work environment that reflects the multicultural makeup of our student body. The successful candidate will be committed to inclusion and excellence. The Search Committee is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity of the academic community. Women and applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor's degree area(s) of expertise and other qualifications noted below as being necessary for satisfactory performance of job duties. Also required is the ability to teach successfully.

COMPENSATION: Salary range: $41,435 - $67,431

BENEFITS: CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY: To apply, please go to; select "Employment", then "Job postings on line." Please attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references. Letters may be addressed to Giancarlo Lombardi, Associate Professor of Italian and Chair of Search Committee.

CLOSING DATE: April 18, 2011

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. EO/AA Employer.