Faculty Application

The Montepulciano Summer Core Program is a five week consortium based education abroad program in Montepulciano, Italy, managed by Kennesaw State University. The Montepulciano Summer Core is built around a general education study abroad model that provides students with the opportunity to satisfy general education requirements and/or upper-division courses in multiple disciplines. To promote continued diversification of course offerings, full-time faculty from all disciplines at Summer Core consortium institutions are encouraged to apply for a teaching position.

The tentative dates for the sessions are:

Session I: May 15 - June 19, 2022

Session II: June 26 - July 31, 2022

To be considered for a program teaching position, please visit: Montepulciano, Italy Summer Study Abroad Program click here application.

Required Documentation

  1. Syllabi for Proposed Courses (one lower division course and one upper division course)
  2. Short Curriculum Vitae
  3. Letter of Support from Chair or Dean
  4. Unofficial Transcript of Highest Degree Earned

Application Deadline

April 6, 2021 at 5 p.m. (EST)

Faculty Selection

The Montepulciano, Italy, Summer Study Abroad program is shared among a consortium of USG institutions, faculty members are selected based on a number of criteria including the following:

  • Completed application with full syllabi.
  • Availability of general education and upper-division courses that students are likely to take and can take without pre-requisites.
  • Availability of courses to a majority of students at each of the consortium institutions. (Courses should be able to transfer across the consortium institutions.)
  • Attractiveness of courses (including titles and descriptions) to students within and outside the major.
  • The balance and variety of course offerings.
  • The potential benefits of teaching each course abroad.

For questions regarding application development and content, please contact Ken Hill, khill@kennesaw.edu, 470-578- 2366

For technical questions pertaining to the application and/or submission issues, please contact Education Abroad Program Coordinator, Cassie Danekes, cdanekes@kennesaw.edu, 470-578-2924 or (470) 578-2672 for assistance.

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