Overview

Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor in Italian (two positions available) to
Teach undergraduate courses in Italian language, literature and culture; advise students; engage in activities that support the growth of the program and contribute positively to the intellectual climate of the Department.

Require: PhD. in Italian or related field by date of appointment (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor) ABD (for appointment as Instructor). Required specialization in Early Modern Italian Studies. Native or near-native command of Italian and English. Demonstrated excellence in the teaching Italian Language at all levels.

Miami University will not sponsor for H1B work authorization for the 2017-18 year.

Desire: Specialization in early modern Italian Studies. Ideal candidates will have an interdisciplinary and intercultural research approach and be prepared to offer courses on Italian cultural history prior to 1800. Special consideration will be given to candidates with a demonstrated ability to contribute to the growth of the program. The successful candidates will also demonstrate excellent collaborative skills and a strong commitment to the enhancement of the Italian Program. Possibility of renewal for up to five years, dependent upon funding and performance. Normal teaching load is three courses per semester.

Submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=4076. Inquiries may be directed to Nicolette Utsinger at albinuna@miamioh.edu. Screening of applications will begin April 28, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is firmly committed to multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University does not permit and takes action to prevent harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, military status, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. Miami University immediately investigates and takes disciplinary and/or remedial action when appropriate. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or by phone at (513) 529-3560. Miami University’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html. Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.