Requisition Number: 0808591
Position Summary: Teaching all levels of undergraduate language courses and participating in the activities of the Program in Italian; interest and/or experience to direct the "UA-in-Italy Language and Culture" summer program in Florence, Italy
Minimum Preferred Qualifications: Assistant Professor in Italian The Department of Modern Languages and Classics and the Program in Italian at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Italian, beginning August 2014. Minimum requirements include Ph.D. or equivalent in-hand in Italian, Romance Languages, or Comparative Literature with specialization in Italian, native or near-native fluency in Italian, and an excellent functional command of English. Area of expertise is open. In addition to teaching all levels of undergraduate language courses and participating in the activities of the Program in Italian, the position also seeks candidates with the interest and/or experience to direct the "UA-in-Italy Language and Culture" summer program in Florence, Italy. Applications should include a current curriculum vitae, a letter of application describing relevant teaching experience, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a description of research interests/publications. Three confidential letters of recommendation are also required. Application review will begin 15 November 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. With the exception of letters of recommendation, all materials should be submitted online at facultyjobs.ua.edu. Letters of recommendation should be mailed directly to Dr. Maurizio Godorecci, Search Committee Chair, Dept. of Modern Languages and Classics, Box 870246, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL. 35487-0246. To apply, go to facultyjobs.ua.edu
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