Assistant Professor in Late Medieval and Renaissance Italian Studies

The University of Pennsylvania announces a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with a focus on Italian and Latin Humanism (late medieval and Renaissance Italian Studies) in the Department of Romance Languages to begin July 1, 2013. A demonstrated commitment to excellence in scholarship and teaching is required. The candidates will be expected to teach a general education undergraduate course in translation once a year. Ph.D  is expected by the start of the appointment.

Application materials are to be submitted online at: 

A complete application includes a cover letter, CV, writing sample, and the contact information for three individuals who will be contacted by the University with instructions on how to submit a letter of recommendation. Candidates are encouraged to apply by November 15, 2012, but applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Submission date for papers: 
15 Nov 2012