TT Assoc/full Prof Languages of Italian
Position Title: Tenure-Track Associate or full Professor of Italian
Division/Department: KSAS/Modern Languages and Literatures
Position Time (Full Time or Part Time: Full Time
Position Location (city, state, zip): Baltimore, MD, 21218
Position Description:
The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins
University seeks to appoint at the rank of Associate or full Professor a scholar of
Medieval and Renaissance Italian literature with a distinguished research record. In
addition to expertise in canonical literary texts of the period from Dante to Tasso,
applicants will have a strong record of publication and public-facing research in
one or more of the following areas: gender and sexuality studies, performance
studies, translation and the Classical tradition, book and print-media history,
medieval and early modern environmental humanities, and the languages and
cultures of the Mediterranean world. The successful candidate will supervise
doctoral research, offer courses in Italian and in English at the undergraduate and
graduate levels, and serve on the editorial board of MLN (Modern Language
Notes). Projected start date: July 1, 2022. Consistent with the University’s goals of
achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications
of each applicant. The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is
committed to hiring candidates who, through their research, teaching and service
will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
A Ph.D. is required

Application Instructions: Applicants must submit via Interfolio ( ) a cover letter,
c.v., three letters of recommendation, and two writing samples (an article or book
chapter). To receive full consideration all materials must be received by Monday,
Dec. 13, 2021.

Additional Information
Position Type: Employee
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Contact Information
Sandra Dioro Grant
[email protected]
Johns Hopkins University
3400 N. Charles St Gilman Hall 401
Baltimore, 21218