Former Students & Visiting Scholars

Former Visiting Professors

Piero Boitani, Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and at the University of Italian Switzerland; Former Distinguished Visiting Professor of Dante and Italian Studies at Notre Dame
Robin Kirkpatrick, Professor Emeritus of Italian and English Literatures, University of Cambridge (Robinson College); Visiting Distinguished Professor of Religion and Literature, PhD in Literature, Notre Dame (2014)
Luca Marcozzi, Professore associato, Roma Tre; Fulbright Scholar at Notre Dame
Giuliano Milani, Docente at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Fulbright Scholar at Notre Dame               Michelangelo Zaccarello, Professor of Italian Philology in the University of Verona, Visiting Professor at Notre Dame (2016)

Cambridge Graduate Exchange Students

Ambrogio Camozzi Pistoja, Affiliated Lecturer, Cambridge University
Helena Phillips-Robins, PhD Candidate, Cambridge University
Beatrice Priest

Former Undergraduates in the Professoriate

Victor Berberi, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Morris
Brian Barone, Associate Instructor, University of Central Florida
Angela Capodivacca, Associate Professor, Yale                                                                                                 Elizabeth Coggeshall, Assistant Professor, Florida State University
Christian Dupont, Burns Librarian and Associate University Librarian for Special Collections, Boston College
Christopher Nygren, Assistant Professor University of Pittsburgh
Alan Perry, Associate Professor, Gettysburg College
Colleen Ryan Scheutz, Associate Professor, Indiana
Michael Subialka, Postdoctoral Fellow, Oxford
Jen Testa, Lecturer, University of Florida
Daniel Tonozzi, Visiting Assitant Professor, Miami University, Ohio
Caroline Travalia, Assistant Professor, Hobart and William Smith College
Adrienne Ward, Associate Professor, University of Virginia

Former Undergraduates in MA Programs

Christian Coppa, University of Cambridge
Emily Dore, Ohio State
Michael Gigante, Columbia
Michelle Glover, University of Virginia
Thomas Graff, Notre Dame
Mary Migliozzi, Indiana University
Jenna Olson, Middlebury College
Leslie Sullivan, Notre Dame

Former Undergraduates in Doctoral Programs

Elizabeth Anderson, Chicago
Seth Fabian, Columbia      
Mary Migliozzi, Indiana University 
Ariella Philips, Chicago
John Welsh, Harvard
Karina Xavier, Berkeley

Former MA Students in the Professoriate 

Brian Barone, Associate Instructor, University of Central Florida
Jason Baxter, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts and Humanities, Wyoming College
Alessia Blad, Associate Professional Specialist, Notre Dame
Angela Capodivacca, Assistant Professor, Yale 
Deborah Chellini, Lecturer, Richmond College, Florence, Italy
Luca Cottini, Assistant Professor, Villanova
Aileen A. Feng, Assistant Professor of Italian, University of Arizona
Giuseppe Gazzola, Assistant Professor, SUNY Stony Brook
Jessica Greenfield, Lecturer, Vanderbilt
Kristen Grimes, Assistant Professor, St. Joseph’s College
Brendan Hennessey, Assistant Professor, State University of New York, Binghamton
Katherine Hennessey, Global Shakespeare Research Fellow, University of Warwick
James Kriesel, Assistant Professor, Villanova
Rocco LaCourt, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Federal Fluminenense (Brazil) 
Kathleen La Penta, Lecturer, Fordham
Simone Marchesi, Assocoiate Professor, Princeton
Andrea Moudarres, Assistant Professor, UCLA
Regan O’Kon, Lecturer, Arizona State University
Vanessa (Natale) Rukholm, Assistant Professor, University of Tampa
Laurel Schiurmann, grade school teacher (French and Italian), Boston 
Karolina Serafin, Italian language program director, Indiana
Emily Sposeto, Italian language program director, Duke
Jen Testa, Lecturer, University of Florida
Patrick Vivirito, Associate Professional Specialist, Notre Dame

Former MA students in Doctoral Programs

Eleaonora Buonocore, Yale
Giulia Cardillo, Yale
Elizabeth Fiedler, Chicago
Monica Garcia-Blizzard, Ohio State
Francis Hittinger, Columbia
Jieon Kim, Notre Dame
Katia Pansa, Stanford
Paolo Pellecchia, CUNY
Martino Rabaioli, North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Francesca Rosselli, Columbia
Susanna Stamile, North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Olga Vasile, Stanford
Karina Xavier, Berkeley

Former Postdoctoral Fellows in the Professoriate

Brendan Hennessey, SUNY Binghamton
Lawrence Hooper, Assistant Professor, Dartmouth
John Kerr, Associate Professor and Chair, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota
Charles Leavitt, Lecturer in Italian Studies, Reading
Anne Leone, Research Assistant Professor, Notre Dame
Chiara Sbordoni, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Leeds
Justin Steinberg, Associate Professor, Chicago

Former PhD in Literature Students in the Professoriate

Jason Baxter, Assistant Professor of Fine Arts and Humanities, Wyoming College
Damiano Benvegnù, Lecturer, Dartmouth
Gretchen Busl, Assistant Professor in English, Texas Women’s University
Charles Leavitt, Lecturer in Italian Studies, Reading
Stephen Little, Acquisitions Editor, Notre Dame Press