Lecturer of Italian
Working Title: Lecturer of Italian
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department for Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese
Posting Date: 03-30-2018
The Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese at the University of Virginia Department seeks applications to fill one Lecturer position in Italian as Academic General Faculty (tenure-ineligible) to begin with the 2018-2019 academic year. Initial appointment would be 3 years with possibility of renewal based on satisfactory teaching performance, programmatic need, and evidence of professional development. The course load for a full-time position is three courses per semester with administrative service to the department.
Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, teaching language and culture undergraduate courses in Italian.
Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching. A minimum of three years of teaching experience at the college or university level in the U.S. is required. Native or near-native proficiency in Italian is required. A M.A. in Italian or Applied Linguistics (with a focus on Italian) at the time of application is required.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, complete contact information for three professional references, and representative sample of course evaluations as evidence of teaching effectiveness (attach to Other 1). Search on posting Number 0622926.
Applications will be considered beginning 4/20/18. The position will remain open until filled.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to:
Dr. Enrico Cesaretti, Search Committee Chair
Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to:
Tally Sanford, Business Administrator
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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