Lecturer in Italian

University of California Davis Department of French and Italian

Lecturer of Italian

Job #JPF03533
  • Letters and Science: Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies - FRENCH & ITALIAN

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 29th, 2020

Next review date: Friday, May 22, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of French and Italian seeks a full-time lecturer in Italian for the 2020-21 Academic Year. Reappointment contingent on excellent performance in teaching. Teaching duties include elementary and intermediate Italian language, advanced conversation, composition and grammar, as well as a possible advanced specialized course for majors and minors. Candidate will serve as language program coordinator in Italian. Candidate should have demonstrated excellence in teaching Italian language courses, including the use of technology in the classroom, as well as familiarity with SLA and foreign language pedagogy. Ability to teach Italian for speakers of Spanish desirable, though not required. Position requires native or near-native proficiency in Italian and English. Applicants should possess a minimum of a Master’s degree or equivalent foreign degree in an appropriate field. A Ph.D. is preferred.

Submit letter of application, current curriculum vitae and the names of three references and their email contact information online at:
https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03533 by May 22, 2020. The position is open until filled.

The University of California, Davis, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.

Job location

Davis, CA

Learn More

More information about this recruitment: https://frenchanditalian.ucdavis.edu/


Document requirements
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.
  • (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)