English Adjunct, Foreign Language Institute, Kurume University, Kurume City, Kyushu (8/31)

Just a short journey out of Fukuoka City, Kurume University's Foreign Language Institute provides classes in five languages. We have state-of-the-art computer rooms and a newly built main building provides part-time teachers with a clean, spacious, and comfortable space. 

 

Job details: 

Job details: 
* Teach up to 90-minute classes a week
* Assist in designing unified test questions and proctoring final 
exams.
* Attend an annual coordination meeting.

Available positions: 
Several positions are open starting April 1, 2020

Required special expertise/ Qualifications:
• Master's Degree minimum. Preference will be given to applicants with a degree in a relevant discipline.
• A minimum of two years English teaching experience at or above the junior high school level.
• Willingness to participate in course development.

Compensation:
Salary will be paid commensurate with university guidelines.

Application method:
The following materials (A-G) should be created as a PDF file and uploaded to the JREC-IN Portal https://tinyurl.com/y2rrrbrw. If for some reason it is not feasible to upload the file, send documents A-G to the postal mail address below.

(A) A cover letter with a general introduction and possible schedule availability for teaching (days and times available to work)
(B) Japanese resume with a recent photo
(C) List of publications
(D) List of professional activities
(Template for items B - D should be downloaded from this website https://tinyurl.com/y2rrrbrw )
(E) English resume (prepared by applicant) including educational and professional background
(F) One-page statement of personal educational philosophy regarding teaching at a university in Japan; both in Japanese and English as two separate documents
(G) Copy of highest degree attained

Selection process: 
Document screening, interview and demo class will be held between September 21 and October 1, 2020.
 

Deadline: 
Saturday, August 31, 2019
Contact details: 

Application method:
The materials (A-G) should be created as a PDF file and uploaded to the JREC-IN Portal https://tinyurl.com/y2rrrbrw. If for some reason it is not feasible to upload the file, send documents A-G to the postal mail address below.

Dr. Charlotte VT Murakami
Institute of Foreign Language Education
Kurume University
1635 Mii-machi
Kurume-shi, Fukuoka-ken 839-8502

E-mail: murakami_charlotte@kurume-u.ac.jp
Office Phone: 0942-43-4411 (Ext. 8052)