Category Foreign Languages
Title Assistant Professor - Italian
Created 24.04.2012 08:51
until expiration 42
Name of School Hunter College, CUNY
Location New York, NY
Description Job ID: 5569
Performs teaching, research, and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise as noted below. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments, performing administrative, supervisory, and other functions as may be assigned.
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
The Department of Romance Languages at Hunter College of the City University of New York invites applications for a tenure-track position in Italian at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 2012. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Italian language, literature, and cultural studies in both Italian and English.
Ph.D. degree in area(s) of expertise, or equivalent as noted below. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, interest in productive scholarship or creative achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Italian (or appropriate equivalent) at the time of appointment and posses native or near-native fluency in Italian and English; show evidence of excellence in teaching and advising, and a potential for strong scholarly research; have a commitment to interdisciplinary teaching; and show an interest in technology enhanced instruction. Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in medieval Italian literature and culture.
Commensurate with experience.
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
DO NOT APPLY ON LINE AT THIS JOB BOARD.
Applications can be submitted on-line by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website (http://cuny.edu/index.html) and navigating to Careers at CUNYfirst. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should click on the appropriate link to register. Please have your resume or curriculum vitae and cover letter with names and contact information of 3 references available to attach into the application before you begin. The resume, cover letter, and any other required documents must be uploaded as ONE document. The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format.
The search will remain open until the position is filled.
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