02/07/2019

Opening for Contract Lecturer in the Interdepartmental English Language Program

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Dokkyo University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Language sciencesLinguistics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    11/09/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Saitama
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)]
The Interdepartmental English Language Program is a coordinated program emphasizing “English for General Academic Purposes" (EGAP). Students taking classes in the program are enrolled in the following faculties and departments: Faculty of Foreign Languages (Depts. of German and French), Faculty of Economics (Depts. of Economics, Management Science, and Economics on Sustainability), and Faculty of Law (Depts. of Law, International Legal Studies, and Policy Studies). The successful candidate will belong to the Faculty of Law, but teach the program courses to students in any or all of these departments. Teachers are expected to be involved in the development and coordination of the program curriculum and of events organized by the university, the faculty, and the department. We seek to hire a cooperative teacher who understands the goals and objectives of the program and who will participate actively to achieve them.

[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]
Teachers will teach nine or more koma per semester and coordinate English courses that may include: Speaking in Academic Contexts, Academic Writing, Academic Listening Strategies, and others.

Teachers will not be required to attend faculty meetings or perform committee work, but will be asked to attend meetings of the Interdepartmental English Language Program. Teachers will be involved in curriculum management and development, as well as student advising, and are expected to be on campus four days a week.

[Address of work location and other information]
1-1 Gakuen-cho, Soka, Saitama 340-0042

[Number of positions]
One

[Starting date]
April 1, 2020

Benefits

(1) “Contract Lecturer (Non-tenured)" refers to a position at Dokkyo University in which the term of employment and job duties are determined by an individual contract. The current opening is for a Contract Lecturer (Non-tenured) in charge of foreign language courses.
(2) The salary is based on a course load of nine classes and will be 350,000 yen per month. If additional classes become necessary, 21,700 yen per month will be paid for each additional class. Teachers will be provided with shared office space.

Enrollment in health insurance, workers'compensation, and unemployment insurance programs

Additional comments

Successful candidates will be notified directly. Applicants' personal information will be handled with the utmost care, and will not be used for any purpose other than selection.

"Contract Lecturer" corresponds to the JREC-IN Portal job type "Assistant Professor level" at Dokkyo University.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Dokkyo University
Japan
Saitama

EURAXESS offer ID: 423957
Posting organisation offer ID: D119061846

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