The Department of Modern Languages and Literature at Gonzaga University is seeking an instructor to teach elementary Italian using a communicative approach. The successful candidate will have the enthusiasm, classroom presence and skills to engage students in their language learning. S/he will be fully responsible for lesson planning, implementation of lessons, assessment in conformity with the Italian program learning outcomes, and submission of grades. S/he will also need to be available to students for office hours for one hour per week.
Minimum Qualifications: • MA or equivalent in Italian or related field
• An established teaching expertise
• Advanced proficiency in Italian language
To apply, please visit our website at: www://gonzaga.edu/jobs. Applicants must complete an online application and electronically submit a 1) cover letter, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) samples of student evaluations (if available), and email addresses of two references who can attest to teaching effectiveness. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about this position can be directed to Dr. Torunn Haaland, Italian Program Director, Dept. of Modern Languages and Literature at firstname.lastname@example.org. For assistance with your online application, please call the Human Resources department at 509-313-5996.