ORGANISATION/COMPANYTemple University, Japan Campus
RESEARCH FIELDEducational sciencesLanguage sciences › Linguistics
RESEARCHER PROFILEEstablished Researcher (R3)Recognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE30/11/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
LOCATIONJapan › Tokyo
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEKSee description
Position: Assistant Professor of Japanese & General Education
Department: Undergraduate Program
Position type: Full-time faculty
Overview of Position:
We seek an experienced instructor of Japanese who can also contribute to Temple's Gen Ed program. The primary role is to teach Japanese language classes at a variety of levels. We prioritize active and collaborative learning, and this position requires a demonstrated record of effective teaching in and outside the classroom. We are particularly interested in those who can develop co-curricular programming to support newcomers to Japan. Candidates must understand the special challenges of teaching in an international context.
The core teaching load is six courses a year, generally two in each of the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters.
Candidates must be willing to contribute service to the University, particularly through membership on faculty committees. We expect our faculty to be active in their creative or research field outside the classroom, and/or contribute to the advancement of `teaching and learning' in their field.
Period: Starting from January 2020 (Spring semester 2020)
Visa Requirement: Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) is able to sponsor a visa for this position.
Salary & benefit: In accordance with the pay scale determined and used in this program. Support is also offered for conferences, travel, and other research/creative related expenses.
EURAXESS offer ID: 458032
Posting organisation offer ID: D119101411
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