One Professor (tenured), Associate Professor (tenured) or Lecturer(non-tenured)[Area studies, cultural studies or gender studies in English speaking world]

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    Kanazawa University
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    31/01/2020 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Ishikawa
    See description

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

1. Affiliation:
(1) Research body: Faculty of Letters, Institute of Human and Social Sciences
(2) Educational body: School of International Studies and Graduate School of Human and Socio-Environmental Studies

2. Field of specialization: Area studies, cultural studies or gender studies in English speaking world.
*You will have to participate in (cooperative) research project: “Fear and Hope in the Globalization Era".

3. Subjects to teach:
● General Education Division: SGU Language Subject (EAP: English for Academic Purposes)
● School of International Studies: Representation in English, Global Topics in English, Cultural Studies in the English-Speaking World, Seminar in American/British Studies, and other lectures and seminars.
● Graduate School of Human and Socio-Environmental Studies: Lecture on American and British Studies, Seminar on American and British Studies, and other lectures and seminars.

[Address of work location and other information]

Kakuma-machi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa

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

Number of positions: One Professor (tenured), Associate Professor (tenured) or Lecturer (five-year fixed-term contract*)
*The term of Lecturer is set for 5 years at the time of employment. (If you are currently working at our university and work continuously, the total term of office, from the current term to the next term, cannot exceed 10 years.) The candidate will be converted to adequate tenured status, based on the following achievements, which is to be implemented during the term.
(1) Educational achievements (Lecture, Practicum, Seminar, Research guidance, etc.)
(2) Research achievements (Research papers, Presentations at conferences, Research grants)
(3) Contribution to the university and society, and so on

[Starting date]

Commencement of employment: October 1, 2020 (or the earliest possible date thereafter)


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

For the salary, see: https://www.kanazawa-u.ac.jp/university/administration/regulation/rules/
(in Japanese)
The university has a plan to adopt the new salary system (annual salary system) implemented at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.

Additional comments

(1) Kanazawa University promotes gender equality. For details, see: http://cdl.w3.kanazawa-u.ac.jp/index.html (in Japanese)
(2) The School of Human and Social Studies at Kanazawa University welcome applications of female researchers in accordance with the purport of the Basic Act for Gender Equal Society. When evaluations of research achievements and qualifications of applicants are equal, we give priority to female researchers.
(3) The School of Human and Social Studies at Kanazawa University has established a support system for female researchers so that they can receive consultation about issues related to their career pursuit.
(4) While this announcement is made in both Japanese and English, the original Japanese version shall be relied upon in instances of possible discrepancy or divergent interpretation with that of the English version.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Kanazawa University

EURAXESS offer ID: 458012
Posting organisation offer ID: D119100828


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