Oberlin College, Japanese Studies
Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese Language and Culture
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The East Asian Studies Program at Oberlin College invites applications for a one-year, full-time non-continuing faculty position in Japanese Language and Culture. Appointment to this position will begin in the fall semester of the academic year 2018-2019, and will carry the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor.
Requirements include demonstrated excellence in teaching Japanese at all levels, commitment to teaching elementary Japanese, and evidence of strong scholarship and background in Japanese Studies in such fields as linguistics, film, literature, gender studies or other humanities and social science disciplines.
Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D. degree (in hand or expected by the first semester of the academic year 2018-2019). Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence in undergraduate teaching. Successful teaching experience at the college level is required. Native or near-native proficiency in Japanese and in English is also required.
To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at https://jobs.oberlin.edu. A complete application will be comprised of 1) a Cover Letter that includes titles of two (2) disciplinary courses the applicant is prepared to teach; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) unofficial transcript; and, 4) letters of Reference from three (3) recommenders. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Oberlin College and Conservatory’s online application process at: https://jobs.oberlin.edu/. By providing these letters you agree that we may contact your references.
Review of applications will begin on March 26, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
Questions about the position can be addressed to: firstname.lastname@example.org or Hsiu-Chuang Deppman, Director of East Asian Studies, at 440-775-8313.
|Secondary Categories:||Japanese History / Studies