Position Responsibilities: The Virginia Commonwealth
University College of Humanities and Sciences is recruiting adjunct
faculty for the Fall 2022 semester within the Italian Program of
the School of World Studies. The program is specifically looking
for one or more instructors to teach Italian. Your application will
remain active for a year; you may resubmit your application for
subsequent years. Only those selected for an interview will be
contacted. NOTE: This is a part-time, non-benefited faculty
position. Adjunct contracts are for one semester.
Position duties include:
Instruct students in Italian classes.
Meet all designated course instruction guidelines, including course
preparation, assessments, grading, records management and
submission of the course syllabus.
Grade assignments and exams in a timely manner based on
Respond to student inquiries within 24 hours.
Submit final grades according to College/Department policy.
ITAL 201 Intermediate Italian I Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3
credits. Prerequisite: ITAL 102 or a satisfactory score on the VCU
Language Placement Test within the one-year period immediately
preceding the beginning of the course. Conducted in Italian.
Building toward intermediate-level cultural competence and
proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing through
Class meets in person, Tuesdays and Thursdays from
EDUCATION: Master’s degree in Italian or a related field.
COMPETENCIES/EXPERIENCE: Demonstrated teaching experience at the
university level. Demonstrated ability to use modern instructional
technology. Demonstrated experience teaching in online formats.
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty,
staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty
member at VCU. Preferred Qualifications:
Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Italian or a related discipline
is highly preferred
Salary Range: $1,200 per credit hour
Department: World Studies
Employment Type: AJ - Adjunct
Restricted Status: No
Exemption Status: Non-Exempt