As a doctoral candidate at New York University, Gianna has taught a wide range of university-level courses in Italian language and culture. She has earned two pedagogical certificates (“The Art of Teaching” and “Achieving Success through Communication”) and has been recognized for outstanding teaching by the CAS Student Council Curriculum Committee.

Gianna has been the instructor of record for a variety of Italian language courses, ranging from elementary to advanced, in both intensive and extensive formats, and has consistently received outstanding student and departmental evaluations for those courses.

She has also had the opportunity to design the syllabi for several more content-oriented language courses, including Advanced Review of Modern Italian and Italian through Cinema. These two language courses are the best at NYU, according to student evaluations.

She has also served as a teaching assistant and grader for a variety of courses in the Italian Department at NYU.

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