Employment Opportunities

Teaching Positions at JCU

John Cabot University, a regionally accredited American university in Rome, Italy, is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services.

FULL-TIME TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS

John Cabot University, an accredited American liberal arts university in Rome, Italy, offering four-year degree programs, invites applications for an open-rank (assistant or associate) full-time tenure-track faculty position in Art and Design. The initial appointment is for two years with the possibility of tenure. Candidates are expected to be fluent in English, which is the language of instruction, and to have permission to work in the EU.

Candidates must have an MFA or equivalent terminal degree in an Art and Design discipline, a record of effective teaching in higher education, and a demonstrated record of scholarly and or creative achievement. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of contemporary art and design practices and theories, and have a capacity to engage and advise students from multiple disciplines within a liberal arts context.

The area of specialization within the candidate’s own creative practice may include contemporary art practice (such as curating, drawing, moving image, painting, printmaking and photography) or design (such as graphic design and exhibition design). Preference will be given to candidates whose approach to their own practice and teaching is interdisciplinary and who are able to teach both foundational and advanced-level undergraduate courses using both traditional and digital media.

The successful candidate will start in the Fall semester of 2024. They will be expected to teach three courses per semester at various undergraduate levels, contribute to curriculum development, support the growth of an experimental and rigorous exhibition program of student work, and be an active member of the University community.

Applicants should send 1) a cover letter expressing their interest and suitability for teaching within a studio-based curriculum at an American liberal arts college in Rome; 2) an updated curriculum vitae; 3) evidence of their own creative and scholarly practice; 4) evidence of teaching excellence, which should include examples of student work. Materials should be sent as a single pdf file to [email protected]. Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately to the same email address.

The application deadline is December 18, 2023. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

Inquiries may be made to Professor James Gardner, Art and Design Search Committee Chair, at [email protected].

John Cabot University is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services.

John Cabot University, an accredited American liberal arts university in Rome, Italy, invites applications for a full-time assistant or associate tenure-track professor in Art History. 

We seek applicants with a PhD in Art History or equivalent field, demonstrated excellence in teaching and research, and commitment to academic service and program development for both BA and MA Art History degree programs. Preference will be given to candidates with a specialization in art of the Early Modern period (c. 1400-1800), but exceptional candidates in other fields are encouraged to apply. Special consideration will be given to candidates with expertise in art of more than one geographical area and/or experience of teaching at the graduate level. An ability to teach courses on art in Rome and Italy is expected. 

Candidates should be fluent in English, which is the language of instruction, and have permission to work in the European Union. Familiarity and experience with the American liberal arts educational tradition will be considered an advantage. 

The successful candidate will be expected to start in Fall semester 2024. The initial appointment is for two years with the possibility of tenure. They will be expected to teach three courses per semester at all academic levels, to undertake research, and to be an active member of the university community.

Applicants should send 1) a letter of interest describing their teaching interests and ability to support and expand the Art History program; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of current and planned research; and 4) evidence of teaching excellence. Materials should be sent as a single pdf file to [email protected]. Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately to the same email address.

The deadline to submit applications is December 29, 2023. Interviews will be held in spring 2024; only short-listed candidates will be notified. 

John Cabot University is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services.

John Cabot University, an accredited American liberal arts university in Rome, Italy, invites applications for a full-time assistant or associate tenure-track professor in Management/International Business.  

We seek applicants with a PhD in Management or Business. The area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to applicants with expertise in management, international business, and entrepreneurship. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate-level courses, with a load of three courses per semester as well as to be an active member of the university community. The candidate should demonstrate an active and continuous flow in terms of research activity, in the areas of management, entrepreneurship, business modelling, corporate governance, and related topics. 

Candidates should be fluent in English, which is the language of instruction, and have permission to work in the European Union. Familiarity and experience with the American liberal arts educational tradition will be considered an advantage.  

The successful candidate will be expected to start in Fall semester 2024. The initial appointment is for two years with the possibility of tenure. They will be expected to teach three courses per semester at all academic levels, to undertake research, and to be an active member of the university community. 

Applicants should send 1) a letter of interest describing their teaching interests and ability to support and expand the Business program; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of current and planned research; and 4) evidence of teaching excellence. Materials should be sent as a single pdf file to [email protected]. Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately to the same email address. 

The deadline to submit applications is January 5th, 2024. Interviews will be held in spring 2024; only short-listed candidates will be notified.  

John Cabot University is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services. 

John Cabot University, an accredited American liberal arts university in Rome, Italy, invites applications for an open-rank (assistant or associate) full-time tenure-track faculty position in Mathematics and Statistics. 

We are seeking candidates with a Ph.D. in Mathematics or in Statistics, or in a closely related quantitative area, demonstrated excellence in teaching and research, and commitment to academic service. Familiarity and experience with the American liberal arts educational tradition will be considered an advantage.

The initial appointment is for two years, with the possibility of tenure. Candidates should be fluent in English, which is the language of instruction, and have permission to work in the European Union. 

The successful candidate will be expected to start in Fall semester 2024. They will be expected to teach three courses per semester at various undergraduate levels in Mathematics and/or Statistics, to contribute to curriculum development, to undertake research, and to be an active member of the Department and University community.

Applicants should send 1) a cover letter addressing the candidate’s interest and fit for this position at an American liberal arts University in Rome; 2) an updated curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of teaching and research interests; 4) evidence of teaching excellence; 5) samples of recent research output. Materials should be sent as a single pdf file to [email protected]. Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately to the same email address. 

The application deadline is December 29, 2023. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. Inquiries about the position may be addressed to Prof. Patrizio Angelini at [email protected].

John Cabot University is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services.

John Cabot University, an accredited American liberal arts university in Rome, Italy, invites applications for a full-time assistant or associate tenure-track professor in Operations Management.  

We seek applicants with a PhD in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Industrial Management, or equivalent field, demonstrated excellence in teaching and research, and commitment to academic service and program development for both Business and International Business degree programs. The area of specialization has to be related to Operations Management and Supply Chain Management. The successful candidate is expected to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate-level management and business courses including Operations Management, with a load of three courses per semester as well as to be an active member of the university community. The candidate should demonstrate an active and continuous flow in terms of research activity in the areas of operations, supply chain, innovation, project management and sustainable management. 

Candidates should be fluent in English, which is the language of instruction, and have permission to work in the European Union. Familiarity and experience with the American liberal arts educational tradition will be considered an advantage.  

The successful candidate will be expected to start in Fall semester 2024. The initial appointment is for two years with the possibility of tenure. They will be expected to teach three courses per semester at all academic levels, to undertake research, and to be an active member of the university community. 

Applicants should send 1) a letter of interest describing their teaching interests and ability to support and expand the Business program; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of current and planned research; and 4) evidence of teaching excellence. Materials should be sent as a single pdf file to [email protected]. Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent separately to the same email address. 

The deadline to submit applications is January 5th, 2024. Interviews will be held in spring 2024; only short-listed candidates will be notified.  

John Cabot University is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services. 

FULL-TIME VISITING FACULTY POSITIONS

John Cabot University (JCU) invites applications for a full-time visiting faculty position in Psychology. The appointment is for one year, beginning August 2024, and with possibility of renewal. 

We seek candidates with a Ph.D. in Psychology or a closely related field (i.e., Neuroscience), demonstrated excellence in teaching and research, and commitment to academic service. The area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to applicants with a clinical or developmental focus and with a strong quantitative background. 

The ideal candidate should have familiarity and experience with the American liberal arts educational tradition, and be prepared to teach introductory courses (e.g., statistics, research methods) as well as courses in their area of expertise. The teaching load is three courses per semester. Candidates are expected to be fluent in English, which is the language of instruction, and to have permission to work in the EU.

Applicants should send 1) a cover letter addressing their interest and fit for teaching at an American liberal arts college in Rome; 2) an updated curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy; 4) evidence of teaching excellence, and 5) the names of three potential references. Materials should be sent as a single pdf file to [email protected].

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. 

John Cabot University is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The University prohibits and has a zero-tolerance policy towards discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or parental status, or disability in any of its policies, programs, and services.

Adjunct Faculty 

John Cabot University continuously reviews CVs for adjunct faculty capable of teaching a broad range of liberal arts subjects in English except where noted. Candidates are strongly recommended to have a Ph.D. or terminal degree in their area of study with the exception of language and professional courses. Preference will be given to candidates with terminal degrees (PhDs or their equivalents) and teaching experience within a student-centered learning environment. 

The following areas are currently being reviewed:
Accounting
Art and Design (with a focus on Graphic Design or Photography) 
Art History (with a focus on ancient Rome)
Classical Studies
Communications and Media Studies
Computer Science
Economics
English Composition
History
Marketing
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy
Psychology
Religious Studies 

Please send a letter of application and CV to [email protected], indicating the name of the position in the subject line. All applications will be acknowledged, but only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted further.


Corsi di alta formazione

John Cabot University visiona costantemente CV di docenti e professionisti per insegnare in lingua italiana nel programma dei corsi di Alta Formazione.
Saranno presi in considerazione i CV di coloro che hanno esperienza di insegnamento nelle seguenti aree: 

  • Finanza
  • Economia
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Comunicazione
  • Social media e nuove tecnologie
  • Organizzazione aziendale 

Gli interessati sono pregati di mandare un CV ed una lettera di presentazione in italiano all’indirizzo [email protected] Tutte le candidature pervenute saranno esaminate ma solo i candidati selezionati saranno contattati per un colloquio. John Cabot University, università americana in Roma, non discrimina sulla base della razza, dell’etnia, del sesso, dell’età, dell’orientamento sessuale e stato di famiglia.