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Lecturer of Japanese (Job# 12361)

Lecturer of Japanese (Job# 12361)

Lecturer of Japanese (Job# 12361)
Arizona
State University
School of International Letters and Cultures

The School of International Letters & Cultures at Arizona State University invites applications for one Lecturer position in Japanese. The successful candidate will be expected to teach all levels of Japanese language as required (1st through 4th year), and work closely with the program coordinator to prepare syllabi, lectures and class materials, exams, textbook orders, and class assignments. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible appointment made on an academic year basis (Aug 16 - May 15). Subsequent annual renewal is possible contingent upon satisfactory performance, the needs of the unit, availability of resources, and sufficient enrollment in assigned courses. Anticipated start date is August 2018.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Japanese linguistics, by time of appointment, second- language pedagogy or related field and native/near-native proficiency in both Japanese and English. Evidence of successful Japanese Language teaching at the post-secondary level.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or ABD in Japanese language pedagogy, applied linguistics, Japanese linguistics or related

    field by time of appointment

  • At least three years of experience teaching all levels of Japanese language courses (1st through 4th

    year Japanese)

  • Demonstrated proficiency in online teaching and/or appropriate technologies in language

    instruction

  • Experience with coordinating a study abroad program in Japan

  • A strong potential for success in serving the needs of diverse student populations and/or reaching out to diverse communities.

    To apply, submit electronically to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11032 the following materials: 1) a current CV; 2) a cover letter addressed to Regents’ Prof. Stephen Bokenkamp, Search Committee Chair, addressing teaching philosophy and how your research informs your teaching; 3) evidence of teaching effectiveness (quantitative and sample of qualitative data from teaching evaluations); 4) the names, positions, and contact information of three references who may be contacted directly.

    Application deadline is April 25, 2018; if not filled, every two weeks thereafter until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

    Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. ASU's policy manual is located at https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and the complete non-discrimination statement at https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/ 

 

Faculty Associate (Job# 11947)

Faculty Associate (Job# 11947)

Faculty Associate (Job# 11947)

Arizona State University

School of International Letters and Cultures

 The School of International Letters & Cultures (SILC) at Arizona State University (Tempe Campus) invites applications for its Faculty Associate pool for the 2017-18 academic year in the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Ancient Greek, Hebrew, Hindi-Urdu, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. These positions are one semester appointments, part-time, non-benefits eligible with no tenure implications. Successful candidates will deliver face to face and/or on-line courses.

Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or native/near-native fluency in the respective language; relevant post-secondary teaching experience.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience teaching at the post-secondary level of the language to be taught; evidence of effective teaching.

Initial review of applications will begin on 06/05/2017 and every two weeks thereafter through the fiscal year (2018) based on the needs of the academic unit, and as needed for each semester period. 

To apply

All applications must include:

1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae or résumé, 3) copies of teaching evaluations or a letter written by a supervisor confirming teaching evaluations and 4) contact information for three professional references. Send application materials in electronic format (PDF preferred) to  silcjobs@asu.edu noting “Faculty Associate Search” in the subject field. A background check is required for employment.

 

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html

https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/