Part-time (hijokin) instructor, Sophia University, Tokyo (10/31)

The Core Program in the Faculty of Liberal Arts at Sophia University invites applications for a non-tenured, part-time (hijokin) instructor to teach an advanced English Composition course starting in April 2021. Note that this is not an EFL position.


Job details: 

The course meets twice a week for 100-minute sessions. Strong preference will be given to applicants who can teach Mondays and Thursdays first period (9:00-10:40).

1. Masters’ Degree in Applied Linguistics, Rhetoric & Composition, TESOL, or closely related fields
2. Experience teaching advanced writing courses at the university level 
3. Relevant research interests 
4. Understanding of the FLA and its students 

Contract: Yearly; renewable up to five years. (*Maximum years of employment may vary according to personnel and curriculum planning of Sophia Corporation.)

Application procedure: Applicants should email their CV and cover letter to ggfogal[at] by October 31, 2020. Your letter must indicate why you are suited to teach in the FLA Core Program. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by the end of November, 2020.

Saturday, October 31, 2020
Contact details: 

Gary Fogal