Translation & English, Associate Professor / Lecturer, Kitakyushu University (10/15)

The University of Kitakyushu's Department of English, seeks applications from qualified candidates for a full-time position teaching translation (from Japanese to English) and English to undergraduates, commencing on April 1, 2020. 

 

Job details: 

Position offered:
Associate Professor or Full-time Lecturer

Period of employment:
Tenured position

Subjects to be taught:
Japanese-English Translation, Translation Seminar, Communicative English, Academic English
Based on the instructor’s skills, knowledge-base and interests, other courses such as Semantics, English Speaking Cultures and Societies, etc. may be assigned. If eligible, Graduate School courses may be assigned. 

Duties
(1) Teaching (Five 90-minute classes per week (in principle))
(2) Research and other professional/administrative tasks

Qualifications:
Applicants can have native level proficiency in either English or Japanese, and must have a Master's or higher degree in a relevant field. Applicants should have significant relevant teaching, research, and/or professional experience. 

Application material:
(1) Curriculum vitae
(2) Copies of all diplomas including and beyond the bachelor’s degree (photocopies are admissible)
(3) List of relevant publications
(4) Copies of three major publications (photocopies, electronic files on a CD or USB are admissible)
(5) One-page (A4) statement of professional goals (written in Japanese)

Method of screening:
After application documents have been reviewed, finalists will be interviewed. 

Deadline for applications:
Application materials must be received no later than October 15, 2019. Materials are not returnable. 

Address for applications:
Send application materials by registered mail marked "Translation Studies Application" in red on the front of the envelope to:
Kenichi ITO
Dean, Faculty of Foreign Studies, The University of Kitakyushu,
4-2-1 Kitagata, Kokuraminami-ku
Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, 802-8577

For further information, please contact ITO Kenichi, Dean, Faculty of Foreign Studies at the e-mail address below:
E-mail: ken-ito@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
 

Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Contact details: 

Send application materials by registered mail marked "Translation Studies Application" in red on the front of the envelope to:
Kenichi ITO
Dean, Faculty of Foreign Studies, The University of Kitakyushu,
4-2-1 Kitagata, Kokuraminami-ku
Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, 802-8577