Pier Baldini

Biography

Pier Baldini is an Emeritus Professor at the School of International Letters and Cultures at Arizona State University. He taught several advanced Italian courses, as well as a number of special topic courses semester to semester. 

Service

  • Russian Search Committee, Chair (2007 - Present)
  • Department of Languages & Literatures, French and Italian Coordinator (2006 - Present)
  • Florence Scholarship Committee, Chair (2006 - Present)
  • Florence Summer Program, Director (2006 - Present)
  • IPO, Course Evaluator (2006 - Present)
  • Rabiner Scholarship Committee, Member (2006 - Present)
  • Universities Partnership (U Conn, PennState, U Virginia, ASU), Academic Committee Member (2006 - Present)
  • ACTFL/AATI Conference, Chicago Nov. 19-21, 2004, Organized two sections on Italian Literature (2004 - Present)
  • Team Leader for Univ. of Connecticutt Evaluation Team, Team Leader (2004 - Present)
  • AATI Annual Conference, President and Organizer (2004 - Present)
  • Dean's Advisory Committee, Member (2009 - 2010)
  • Italian Search Committee, Chair (2009 - 2010)
  • Vice President for Research Committee, Member (2009 - 2010)
  • AS Florence Summer Program, Director (2009 - 2009)
  • CLAS, Fundraising (2009 - 2009)
  • SILC, Head, French and Italian Faculty (2009 - 2009)
  • SILC Executive Committee, Advisory to the unit Director (2009 - 2009)
  • Dean's Advisory Committee, Member and Co-chair (2008 - 2009)
  • Dean's Advisory Committee, Member (2006 - 2009)
  • Dean's Advisory Committee, Member (2006 - 2009)
  • Montclair State University Program in Florence, Sponsor (2008 - 2008)
  • SILC Executive Committee, member (2008 - 2008)
  • Graduate Committee, member (2008 - 2008)
  • Italy-America Chamber of Commerce, member (2008 - 2008)
  • Study Abroad Fair, participant (2008 - 2008)
  • Consul General of Switzerland, member (2008 - 2008)
  • Zygmunt Baranski Lecturer, organizer (2008 - 2008)
  • Phoenix Opera, Diction and language coach (2008 - 2008)
  • Palazzo Rucellai Florence Program, Academic Board Member (2008 - 2008)
  • Florence Summer Program 2008, Director (2008 - 2008)
  • Honors Award Cerimony, member (2008 - 2008)
  • Russian Search Committee, Chair (2007 - 2008)
  • SILC Annual Review, member (2008 - 2008)
  • Dean's Advisory Committee, Member (2007 - 2007)
  • Executive Committee, SILC, (2007 - 2007)
  • American Association Teachers of Italian, Executive Committee (2006 - 2007)
  • American Association Teachers of Italian, Executive Committee Member (2006 - 2007)
  • American Association Teachers of Italian, Past President, Conference Organizer (2006 - 2007)
  • Personnel Committee, Member (2006 - 2007)
  • Partnership of Public Universities, Member of the Academic Council (2007 - 2007)
  • Personnel Committee, Member (2007 - 2007)
  • Oustanding Graduate Mentor Review Committee, Member (2007 - 2007)
  • American Association of Teachers of Italian, Member of the Executive Council (2007 - 2007)
  • Partnership of Public Universities (UConn, PennState, UVirginia, ASU) at Palazzo Rucellai, Florence, Academic Board Member (2006 - 2006)
  • Personnel Committee, Member (2006 - 2006)
  • Department of Languages & Literatures, Director Florence Summer Program (2005 - 2006)
  • AATI, Organizer of the AATI/AAIS International Conference in Genoa, Italy (2005 - 2006)
  • BYU, External reviewer (2005 - 2005)
  • National Foreign Language Center, University of Maryland, Subject Matter Expert (2005 - 2005)
  • DLL, Facilitator and Organizer (2005 - 2005)
  • Center for Italian Culture, Member of the Executive Board (2005 - 2005)
  • American Association of Teachers of Italian, President (2004 - 2005)
  • University Consortium, Faculty Advisor to ASU IPO (2005 - 2005)
  • AATI, Co-organizer of the Washington National Conference (2005 - 2005)
  • American Association of Teachers of Italian / ASU, President of AATI and representative of ASU (2005 - 2005)
  • Department of Languages & Literatures, Interim Chair (2004 - 2005)
  • Center for Italian Culture, Scottsdale, Member Executive Board (2004 - 2004)
  • Center for Italian Culture, Member Executive Board (2003 - 2004)
  • CLAS Senate, Member (2004 - 2004)
  • University Senate, Member (2004 - 2004)
  • University Tenure & Promotion, Member (2003 - 2004)
  • American Association of Teachers of Italian, Vice President (2002 - 2003)
  • AATI Annual Fall Conference, Chair (2003)
  • AATI Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Chair (2003)
  • Academic Senate, Member (2003)
  • Arabic Search Committee, Member (2003)
  • CLAS Senate, Member (2003)
  • Department of Languages & Literatures, Italian Coordinator (2003)
  • Department of Languages & Literatures Personnel Committee, Member (2003)
  • Florence Summer Program, Italy, Director (2003)
  • Modern Languages Association, San Diego, Chair (2003)
  • Hebrew Search Committee,ASU, Chair (2000 - 2001)
  • Department of Languages & Literatures,Chair Search Committee, Chair (2000 - 2000)
  • American Association of Italian Studies, Editor, Italian Culture (1997 - 2000)