Italian Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Romance Languages and LiteraturesBeginning July 1, 2014, Adjunct Assistant Professor (with Ph.D.) or Adjunct Instructor (with M.A.) to teach Italian Language courses and coordinate the Italian Language program. We are particularly interested in applicants with training in second-language acquisition.
Duties: 5 courses per year; develop and supervise the Italian language curriculum; coordinate teaching assistants.
QualificationsRequirements: native/near-native fluency in Italian, pertinent and substantial language-teaching experience and demonstrated commitment to pedagogy, as well as expertise and strong interest in the use of multimedia in language teaching.
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You will be required to upload electronic versions of the items we require, which are (1) a cover letter of application, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a 2-page statement of teaching philosophy (600 words maximum), and (4) Copies of teaching and course evaluations. Candidates may be invited to submit additional material, subsequent to our evaluation of the applications.
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Evidence of Teaching Excellence
Statement of Teaching Philosophy