Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Ohio University


Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Italian Literature and Culture

The Department of French and Italian in the College of Arts and Sciences at The Ohio StateUniversity invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Twentieth and Twenty-first Century Italian Literature and Culture. This is a one-year, non-tenure track appointment with the potential for renewal depending upon funding. Candidates with strong interdisciplinary interests are especially encouraged to apply. Teaching duties include graduate and undergraduate courses in English and Italian. A strong research agenda, demonstrated excellence in and commitment to teaching, and native or near-native fluency in Italian and English are required. Ph.D. by the time of appointment (August 16, 2013). Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to Assistant Professor Dana Renga, Search Committee Chair, Department of French and Italian, 200 Hagerty Hall, 1775 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210 or electronically to renga.1@osu.edu (referees may submit their letters via email). Review of applications begins December 15, 2012 and continues until the position is filled. Interviews will be conducted at the MLA Convention at Boston and also via Skype. The OhioState University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. To build a diverse workforce, Ohio State and the Department of French and Italian encourage and welcome applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women.