Lecturer Pool - Department of Italian Studies
Company: University of California-Berkeley
Posted on: September 17, 2023
The posted UC academic salary scales set the minimum pay determined
by rank and/or step at appointment. See the following table for the
salary scale for this position
A reasonable estimate for this position is $64,329 - $74,576
11% - 100%
Positions (if any) typically start at the beginning of the teaching
term; e.g., in mid-January for Spring Semester; in mid-August for
Fall Semester; at the start of the appointed summer session.
Applicants are considered for positions as needs arise; the
existence of this pool does not guarantee that a position is
Usually one semester or one academic year. Appointments may be
shorter in duration if only a partial semester is needed.
Appointments may be renewable based on the department's needs,
funding, and on lecturer performance.
Open date: March 1, 2023
Most recent review date: Tuesday, Apr 25, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the
search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 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 Italian Studies at UC Berkeley welcomes
applications for a pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach
Italian Studies courses, should a departmental need arise, in any
of the following possible areas:
* Italian Language
* Reading and Composition (first- and second-year undergraduate
writing courses in English on Italian topics, using Italian
literature in translation)
* Italian Literature and/or Culture (may include History, Film,
Politics, and/or other related topics)
General Duties: In addition to teaching responsibilities, general
duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising
students, preparing course materials (e.g., syllabus), and
interacting with students outside of class time via email and
campus web based course resources.
The department is committed to creating an inclusive environment,
one that is supportive of all individuals, regardless of
background. We are committed to building an excellent and diverse
faculty, staff, and student body, and we welcome applicants whose
experiences have prepared them to contribute to this
Basic qualifications (required at time of application)
Completed Master's degree (or equivalent international degree)
Additional qualifications (required at time of start)
For those who are not US citizens or permanent residents, a legal
permit that allows work in the United States (such as a US visa
that allows employment) is required by the start date of the
position. The department is usually unable to provide a visa/work
Completed PhD in Italian Studies (or international equivalent
degree) or closely related field strongly preferred
Fluency in English language and in Italian Language
Experience and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college
level in the U.S.
If hired to teach R&C, demonstrated experience teaching reading
and writing in English.
If hired to teach a language course, professional training in
Demonstrated expertise of Italian literature and culture.
- Cover Letter - Please include a description of your teaching
specialties and interests.
- Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
- Statement on Contributions to Advancing Diversity, Equity, and
Inclusion - Statement on your contributions to diversity, equity,
and inclusion, including information about your understanding of
these topics, your record of activities to date, and your specific
plans and goals for advancing equity and inclusion if hired at
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belonging. The excellence of the institution requires an
environment in which the diverse community of faculty, students,
and staff are welcome and included. Successful candidates will
demonstrate knowledge and skill related to ensuring equity and
inclusion in the activities of their academic position (e.g.,
teaching, research, and service, as applicable).
The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. For the
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In searches when letters of reference are required all letters will
be treated as confidential per University of California policy and
California state law. Please refer potential referees, including
when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service
or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality
prior to submitting their letter.
As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all
applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining
agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or
local government directives may impose additional requirements.
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