Faculty Hiring

Open Rank, Medieval Italian/ Dante Studies

Northwestern University's Department of French and Italian invites applications for an open rank tenure-line position in Medieval Italian/Dante Studies to begin September 2018. All applicants must demonstrate evidence of outstanding research and teaching abilities. More senior candidates should also show strong leadership and mentoring capabilities. A complete dossier including a letter of application, a CV, a writing sample (no longer than an article or dissertation chapter) and three letters of recommendation (sent separately) should be submitted by November 6, 2017.

AA/EOE. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. For questions please contact Elizabeth Murray at elizabeth.murray@northwestern.edu.

Please read ALL instructions and make preparations before proceeding to the application page:

  • Applications will only be accepted via online submission (see link below).
  • Please prepare all documents in advance as Adobe PDF files, and please be sure all information is entered correctly and accurately (especially names and email addresses), as there will be no opportunity for online revision after your application has been submitted.
  • Please also prepare a list of names and email addresses for your external academic references; your references will be contacted directly by the online system and invited to upload their letters on your behalf.
  • All required fields in the application form are marked with an asterisk and must be filled before clicking the "Submit" button.
  • Be aware that incomplete applications cannot be saved.

Applications accepted here

For questions please contact Elizabeth Murray at elizabeth.murray@northwestern.edu.