The Department of Italian Studies and the Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo at New York University invites applications for the Tiro a Segno Fellowship in Italian American Studies. The visiting fellowship is preferred for area of studies in history, film, anthropology, religious studies, cultural studies, and American Studies. Proposal deadline: November 1, 2009.
New York University-Tiro a Segno Fellowship in Italian American Studies
Location: New York, United States
Institution Type: College/University
Position Type: Associate or Full Professor
Submitted: Wednesday, September 16th, 2009
Main Category: Area Studies/Ethnic Studies
Secondary Categories: Urban Studies
Labor History or Studies
General Social Sciences
The Department of Italian Studies and the Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò at New York University invite applications for the Tiro a Segno Fellowship in Italian American Studies.
This visiting fellowship is open to academics of any rank with demonstrated expertise and publishing record in the field of Italian American studies. Preference will be given to the areas of history, film, anthropology, religious studies, and cultural studies.
The successful candidate will be appointed for one semester and will be responsible for two courses (normally one undergraduate and one graduate course) and will be required to offer two public lectures under the auspices of the Tiro a Segno Foundation. We will be selecting professors for fall 2010 and fall 2012.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, c.v. with bibliography of published works, and descriptions of proposed courses by November 1, 2009 to the Tiro a Segno Fellowship Selection Committee, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, New York University, 24 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011.
Chair, Search Committee, Department of Italian Studies, New York University, 24 West 12th Street, NY NY 10011.