Associate Professor or Lecturer of English (10/31)

Recruiting a full-time Associate Professor (Jun-kyoju) or Lecturer (Koushi) in the field of education, TESOL, applied linguistics or related field with excellent academic background and teaching experience.

 

Job details: 

Kitasato University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
English, Associate Professor or Lecturer

https://www.kitasato-u.ac.jp/en/index.html

Recruiting an Associate Professor (Jun-kyoju) or Lecturer (Koushi) in the field of education, TESOL, applied linguistics or related field with excellent academic background and teaching experience.

Job details
(1) Teaching six 90-minute classes a week; oral communication
(2) Active contact with teachers and students
(3) Assistance in coordinating Oral English classes
(4) Participate in making and proofing entrance exams
(5) Committee work and other duties as required by the faculty

Sagamihara campus
1-15-1 Kitasato Minami-ku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0373, Japan

Associate Professor (Jun-kyoju) or Lecturer (Koushi), One

[Starting date]
April 1st, 2019

Full-time(Nontenured) 
Non-tenured position with a five-year renewable contract, no set limit on renewal. Retirement age is 65. (All in accordance with Kitasato University’s employment regulations)

[Details of required special expertise, qualification of the specific fields or degrees, etc.]
(1) Native English-level proficiency speaker 
(2) Applicant must reside in Japan and possess proper visa
(3) MA, PhD, or PhD candidate, with an academic background in education, TESOL, applied linguistics or related field.
(4) Large-class teaching experience required; 30-50 students. University experience preferred.
(5) Japanese ability sufficient to carry out administrative duties preferred
(6) High level of enthusiasm about education, research, and other duties

Compensation
In accordance with Kitasato University’s employment regulations

2018/10/31 Deadline for receipt

Application method
Postal mail only, registered

Required Documents:
(1) Curriculum Vitae: Please download the official C.V. from this link [https://www.kitasato-u.ac.jp/clas/download.html] and complete all applicable fields. You will find two versions (Japanese and English) on this page, please choose the version that suits you.
(2) Copy of final diploma
(3) List of publication credits including print, presentations, posters, etc.
(4) (Copies of) Two sample publications
(5) One letter of recommendation and details (email/phone) of two references that could be contacted in case the position were to be offered. 
(6) An essay on your educational principles and future aspirations, one to two pages
(7) An outline of your research up to the present and your ambitions for future research, one to two pages 

Submission:
Assoc. Prof. James Goddard
Kitasato University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, L1 Bldg.
1-15-1 Kitasato Minami-ku
Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0373

*Please write "Job Application Enclosed" on the envelope. 
Application by e-mail will not be accepted.

[Selection process (selection method and hiring decision), notification of result]
After the document screening process has been completed, successful candidates will be notified via e-mail. Interview will be scheduled during a weekend in November or December.

[Contact details (department, official position, name, e-mail address, and phone number of the responsible person)] * Important
James Goddard, Associate Professor
e-mail address: Kitasato_jag@hotmail.com
 

Deadline: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Contact details: 

Assoc. Prof. James Goddard
Kitasato University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, L1 Bldg.
1-15-1 Kitasato Minami-ku
Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0373