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 three years fixed term position to consolidate and further develop the School's teaching and research programs.
Salary: $89,955 - $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. S/he 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 27 September 2015
More details on this position can be found at http://jobs.unimelb.edu.au/caw/en/job/886452/cassamarca-lecturer-in-italian-studies 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 http://languages-linguistics.unimelb.edu.au/areas/italian