LINGUIST List 12.2755

Sun Nov 4 2001

Jobs: Foreign Teacher of English, Nagano, Japan

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  1. Kozo KATO, Foreign Teacher of English at Shinshu University, Nagano Japan

Message 1: Foreign Teacher of English at Shinshu University, Nagano Japan

Date: 3 Nov 2001 08:26:27 -0000
From: Kozo KATO <>
Subject: Foreign Teacher of English at Shinshu University, Nagano Japan

Rank of Job: "Foreign Teacher of English"
Areas Required: Teaching English
Other Desired Areas: Linguistics
University or Organization: Shinshu University
Department: Faculty of Arts
State or Province: Nagano
Country: Japan
Final Date of Application: Novermber 30
Contact: Kozo KATO

Address for Applications:
3-1-1 Asahi
Nagano Prefecture 390-8621

Faculty of Arts
Shinshu University
Foreign Teacher of English
 Job Opening

Position Details
1. Area Specialties: Fields related to Linguistics, the English
Language, or Japan
2. Number of Positions: 1
3. Deadline for Application: Nov.30, 2001

 Faculty of Arts, Shinshu University, has an opening for a
Foreign Instructor of English beginning April 1, 2002. Interested
parties should contact Professor Kozo Kato at the address below and
send the following to him by Nov. 30, 2001:

 1) resume with photo
 2) list of publications/presentations
 3) copies of publications/presentations
 4) two letters of reference
 5) essay on English teaching (500-600 words)

General Information/Conditions/Duties

*Position: Foreign Teacher of English (as prescribed by the Ministry 
 of Education,Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)
*Duties: maximum of 12 classes per academic year, including English, 
 Linguistics, British/American Literature, British/American Culture
*Period of Employment: one year contract, with maximum extension of 
 four additional annual contracts
*Salary: national university scale
 e.g. scholarly/teaching experience monthly salary
 after graduation
 0-2 years \357,000
 2-7 years \407,000
 7-12 years \456,000
 12-19 years \503,000
 plus yearly bonus (4.75 monthly salary).
*Benefits: a furnished semi-detached house, travel fare to Matsumoto 
 for yourself and family, commutation allowance, research 
 allowance, retirement allowance, etc.


*Education: Master's Degree (required as of March 31, 2002)
*Experience: teaching experience at university level or equivalent 
*A flexible, inventive and devoted language teacher is desirable.
*Publications (or Presentations): minimum of three (preferred)
*Language: native speaker of English (required)
*Age: younger than 40

For Inquiries:
Faculty of Arts
Shinshu University
3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto, Nagano 390-8621

office phone: 0263-37-2256
fax: 0263-37-2256
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