Assistant Professor of Italian Studies at Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University: Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures
Assistant Professor of Italian Studies- Tenure Track
Closes: October 15, 2016
The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins University ( seeks to fill the position of Assistant Professor of Italian Studies, tenure track. The preferred primary field will be modern Italian literature and/or cinema, with secondary interest’s related fields such as media studies or comparative literature. The successful application will have a proven track record of research and teaching. Moreover, the search committee is committed to hiring candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
PhD in Italian, comparative literature, or related field, evidence of excellent teaching and scholarly potential, native or near native fluency in Italian and English.
All application materials must be submitted online via Interfolio, using the “Apply Now for Free” button below.  Materials required are: letter of interest, CV, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample. Materials should be addressed to the attention of: William Egginton, Chair, Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures.