Friday, October 17, 2014

Melbourne University

[AAIS] Cassamarca Lectureship in Italian Studies - The University of Melbourne

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The Italian discipline within the School of Languages and Linguistics at The University of Melbourne teaches a broad suite of undergraduate and graduate courses, maintains a vigorous research higher degree culture, and has an internationally-recognised research profile. It contributes to interdisciplinary teaching within the School, the Faculty of Arts and the wider University.

The School now seeks to appoint a Cassamarca Lecturer (Level B) in Italian Studies for a four years fixed term position to consolidate and further develop the School's teaching and research programs.

Salary: AU$89,955 - AU$106,817 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic academic with an interest in leadership in teaching and research.

The successful applicant is expected to contribute to overall teaching and research excellence within the Italian Program. They will be expected to develop, teach and coordinate Italian and European Studies subjects and to enhance the visibility of Italian Studies program at the University of Melbourne and interact across disciplines within the wider School.

The successful candidate is expected to continue building research capacity in the Italian and European Studies program. S/he will be active in supervising honours research, will have a demonstrated ability to initiate new research projects.

The appointee will also be expected to perform administrative duties appropriate to the position.

The closing date for applications is 20 November 2014

More details on this position can be found on where you can also apply.

For formal enquiries please contact Professor Alfredo Martinez-Exposito:
Tel +61 3 8344 4742

For further information about the School please visit