Adjunct Instructor - Italian
Department: World Languages and Cultures
Job Type: Part Time
Job Status: Temporary
Search Type: Global Search
The College of New Jersey seeks one part-time instructor to teach an Italian Culture course (in English) on Mondays and Thursdays from 12:30pm to 1:50pm in Fall, 2019. Depending upon enrollment, a second course (Basic Italian) may require an instructor.
Applicants must demonstrate at least near-native fluency in Italian and English, and hold an M.A. degree, or its equivalent, in Italian or in foreign language education with an emphasis on the teaching of Italian. An understanding of modern communicative approaches to language teaching, including task-based, proficiency-oriented instruction is highly desirable. Preferred qualifications include: prior experience teaching Italian to American learners at the college level and an understanding of multimedia applications and Web-assisted instruction.
Email letter of application and curriculum vitae to [email protected] by August 5, 2019 for priority consideration. Department of World Languages and Cultures, The College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ 08628-0718. The College of New Jersey is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.About TCNJ Founded in 1855, The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), ranked one of the 100 Best Colleges to Work by The Chronicle of Higher Education, is a highly selective, comprehensive, residential institution recognized as one of the outstanding public colleges in the country. TCNJ has earned national recognition for its commitment to excellence. Emphasizing a residential experience for its nearly 6,000 undergraduates, TCNJ is one of Barron's 75 "Most Competitive" American colleges, and U.S. News & World Report's No. 1 public institution of its kind in the northern region of the country. The College also offers focused graduate programs in nursing, education and English. TCNJ was awarded, in 2006, a Phi Beta Kappa chapter - an honor shared by less than 10% of colleges and universities nationally. A strong liberal arts core forms the foundation for programs offered through TCNJ's seven schools - Arts & Communication; Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Education; Science; Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science; and Engineering. TCNJ faculty members are teacher-scholars who share a commitment to liberal learning. TCNJ is located within an hour, by train, of NYC and Philadelphia. The College's campus is set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township and is known for its natural beauty. TCNJ has 39 major buildings, including the 4th-best college library in the nation, according to the Princeton Review. For more information visit www.tcnj.edu Employment is contingent upon completion of a successful background check. The successful applicant must present proof of eligibility to work in the United States. To enrich education through diversity, The College of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College has a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff, and strongly encourages women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.