Assistant Professor of Transnational Italian Studies
The Department of Transnational Italian Studies at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor position to begin August 1, 2023 in Modern Italian Studies. The successful candidate will be expected to enhance the interdisciplinary curriculum of the Transnational Italian Department and organize our major around a global focus at the intersection with other fields such as: philosophy, intellectual history, architecture, music studies, environmental humanities/ethics/eco-criticism. Candidates should also have expertise in foreign language pedagogy with the capacity to coordinate and teach our rigorous beginning language program. The successful candidate will be expected to be part of developing and teaching a diverse and inclusive curriculum, including interdisciplinary programs and other college-wide initiatives such as the 360 Program and the Emily Balch Seminars. A Ph.D. is required by the start date.
To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy (one to two pages), research statement (one to two pages), a statement of demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion (one to two pages), and evidence of excellence in undergraduate Italian language instruction, which may include beginning-level syllabus with lesson plans at the elementary level to the Department of Transnational Italian Studies Search Committee via Interfolio at: http://apply.interfolio.com/108593. In addition, candidates should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Transnational Italian Studies Department Search Committee. Applications received by September 30, 2022 will receive full consideration.
The College will be as flexible as possible in determining the nature of any interviews or meetings (virtual/remote and/or in-person interaction) that are conducted for this search.