English Adjunct Lecturer, Rikkyo University (5/24)

Center for Foreign Language Education and Research at Rikkyo University is seeking applicants for full-time contract teaching positions starting April 1, 2023.


Job details: 

For details on the Center for Foreign Language Education and Research, please refer to the following link. 

Full time. One-year contract renewable four times (up to five years total).

Office: Center for Foreign Language Education and Research, Ikebukuro Campus
Teaching: Ikebukuro Campus and Niiza Campus

[Starting date]
April 1, 2023

1) Four-day week teaching load.
2) Teach up to ten courses per semester, including office hours.
3) Curriculum and material development, proctoring, and faculty development.

[Minimum qualifications]
1) Sufficient English ability to teach various university-level classes (All nationalities welcomed).
2) Master's degree or Ph.D. in English Education, TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or a related field.
3) At least one-year experience in teaching English at university level in Japan.
4) At least one academic publication.
5) A practical knowledge of Japanese.

[Remuneration and benefits] 
Based on the rules of Rikkyo University.
For reference (FY2021 results): First year salary 5,637,000 yen (the amount is before various deductions. Annual salary system. No bonus or retirement allowance), professional development fund 150,000 yen per year.


Tuesday, May 24, 2022
1 day remaining
Contact details: 

[Application process]
Fill in the required information in the Google form below and submit the application documents 1) to 4). A Google account is required for submission, so those who do not have it should obtain one.
・Those selected in the first screening will be contacted via email by Friday, June 3. The interviews are scheduled to be held via Zoom between Thursday, June 9 and Wednesday, June 15.

[Application materials] 
1) Rikkyo CV (Word format)
・Use Rikkyo CV and no other formats will be accepted.
・Must include contact information (including telephone number and email address).
・Complete the application materials either in Japanese or English.
・Download the Rikkyo CV, Sample - Rikkyo CV from the link below and follow the instructions to complete the CV.
2) ID photo (either JPEG, PNG, GIF format)
3) One academic publication (PDF format)
4) Certificate of your highest degree (PDF format)

[Submission deadline] 
All materials must arrive no later than Tuesday, May 24, 2022.

[Contact information]
Center for Foreign Language Education and Research, Rikkyo University 
Email: fler-saiyo@rikkyo.ac.jp
*Depending on your work history at Rikkyo University, the maximum number of years you can work in this position you are applying for may change. Please contact us if you wish to confirm.

*During the screening process, we may ask for additional materials.
*Personal information in the application documents will be used only for selection purposes and not any other purposes.