• Now hiring: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Italian

    The Italian Department at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick), is hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin September 1, 2022. Specialization in Race, Diaspora, Transnational Italian Literature and/or Cinema, Mediterranean Studies, Black Europe, European Cinema, and Critical Theory. The new position will be part of a cluster in language and racial justice; the new hire will substantially enhance the curricula of different humanities programs, while strengthening the already existing synergies among various departments and units, including the Institute for the Study of Global Racial Justice, the Rutgers English Language Institute, the Language Engagement Project, the Language Center, and the Critical Translation Studies Initiative. Details and application at this link:

    Assistant Professor Tenure Track

  • 2021 Libretto Newsletter


  • Congratulations to Professor Carmela Scala, Director of the Italian Language Program

    Carmela will serve as the Mid-Atlantic (NJ,PA,DE,MD,DC) Representative for the AATI (American Association of Teachers of Italians). As a regional representative she will work to foster the study of Italian and Italian Culture/Italian Studies both in High Schools and Universities. She will also work with the Consulate, Cultural Community Centers and other organizations to organize cultural events and activities to promote Italian Culture and Italian Language.

    American Association of Teachers of Italian

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