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.
* Teach up to 90-minute classes a week
* Assist in designing unified test questions and proctoring final
* Attend an annual coordination meeting.
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.
Salary will be paid commensurate with university guidelines.
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
Document screening, interview and demo class will be held between September 21 and October 1, 2020.
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-shi, Fukuoka-ken 839-8502
Office Phone: 0942-43-4411 (Ext. 8052)