Japanese language teaching for internationl students: Associate Professor, or Associate Professor(Lecturer)

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    Tokyo Institute of Technology
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    31/10/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Tokyo
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[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of the project, etc.)]

Area of Specialization
Teaching Japanese as a second language for international students.

[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]

Job Description
1) Japanese language education for international students,
2) The coordinate Japanese language education program,
3) International student education, international student counseling, international exchange · work related to Liberal Arts education,
4) Education and research guidance of students in the master's program and a doctoral course in the Department of Social and Human Sciences, School of Environment and Society.
5) Management and administration work related to 1) to 4), administration management operation of the Tokyo Institute of Technology. The successful candidate will be required to engage in research, teach, and supervise graduate students.

[Address of work location and other information]

Tokyo Institute of Technology
W9-119, 2-12-1, Ookayama, Meguro, Tokyo 152-8550, JAPAN

[Available positions (Job title, number of positions, etc.)]

One, Associate Professor, or Associate Professor(Lecturer)

[Starting date]

2020, April 1st


[Details of salary, working hours, holiday, the period of employment and insurance, accommodation, etc.]

Associate Professor or Associate Professor(Lecturer): Fixed-term appointments will be for up to 5 years. Reappointment may be possible for one additional term of up to 5 years. The total term is limited to a maximum of 10 years from the original date of employment. Tokyo Institute of Technology has a tenure track system, and a fixed-term Associate Professor or Associate Professor (Lecturer) may have the opportunity to qualify for a tenure-track position. We welcome applications from those who have sufficient achievements and challenging spirit to proceed further with the tenure assessment.
Probationary Period
Six months
The Institute is currently planning to introduce a new annual salary system in response to new, relevant guidelines of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology, which are expected to be announced in the future. Due to this transition to the new system, the salary will be determined as follows.

During the transition period
Monthly salary system based on the Regulations on Wage and Salary of the Institute.

After the introduction of a new system
The new annual salary system

Note: Applicants currently working at other national universities, etc. who have Shokei Staff status (keisho shokuin) and receive an annual salary will be employed under the Institute's current yearly salary system (Regulations on Wage and Salary for Staff under the Annual Salary System).
Social insurance and other benefits*
Employee's pension, Mutual Aid Association short-term benefits (health insurance), employment insurance, worker's compensation insurance.

Additional comments

Application documents will not be returned.
The personal information provided in the submitted documents will be used solely for recruitment and not for any other purpose, pursuant to the Institute's applicable rules and regulations.
Tokyo Institute of Technology, in order to ensure a diverse workforce, guarantees equal opportunities for all individuals regardless of nationality or gender.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Tokyo Institute of Technology

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