LINGUIST List 13.1415

Tue May 21 2002

Jobs: ESL: AssocProf/Instructor, Kansai U, Japan

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  1. Yutaka Kitamura, ESL/TESOL: Associate Prof or Instructor at Kansai Univ, Osaka Japan

Message 1: ESL/TESOL: Associate Prof or Instructor at Kansai Univ, Osaka Japan

Date: 21 May 2002 06:55:31 -0000
From: Yutaka Kitamura <>
Subject: ESL/TESOL: Associate Prof or Instructor at Kansai Univ, Osaka Japan

Rank of Job: Associate Professor or Instructor/Lecturer
Areas Required: English
Other Desired Areas: EFL or related field
University or Organization: Kansai University
Department: Institute of Foreign Language Education and Research
State or Province: Osaka
Country: Japan
Final Date of Application: July 5th, 2002
Contact: Yutaka Kitamura

Address for Applications:
3-3-35 Yamate-cho
Osaka 564-8680

Rank: Associate Professor or Instructor/Lecturer
University: Kansai University, Osaka, Japan
Area Required: EFL or related field
Date of Commencement: April 1st, 2003
Closing Date for Applications: July 5th, 2002

The Institute of Foreign Language Education and Research, Kansai
University invites applications for a tenured appointment at the rank
of either an Associate Professor or an Instructor/Lecturer. Primary
teaching responsibilities will be in undergraduate English language
courses with some other teaching in related fields. Job commences
April 1st, 2003. Applicants must have a PhD in a related field, or
must have completed the coursework requirements of a doctorate course
in a related field at a Japanese university, or must have demonstrable
excellence in research to an equivalent level in a related field. An
emphasis in one of the following areas is desirable: TESOL, ESP,
lexicography, corpus linguistics, sociolinguistics. The qualified
applicant must also have high level proficiency in both English and
Japanese. Closing date for applications is July 5, 2002. Application
must include the following:

(1) A current curriculum vitae including a full list of publications
using the Word file templates, C.V.doc and Research
Publications.doc. found at
(2) Off-prints or copies of three major publications.

Applications must be sent by registered mail and must be clearly
labeled "Job Application" on the front. We regret that submitted
application documents will not be returned. Applications should be
sent to:

The Institute of Foreign Language Education and Research
Kansai University
3-3-35 Yamate-cho, Suita-shi
Osaka 564-8680

Preliminary screening results will be announced in late July 2002 and
selected applicants will be asked to submit copies of all their
publications. Short-listed applicants of the second screening will be
interviewed at Kansai University in late September 2002. Additional
documents may be requested when deemed necessary by the selection
committee. All enquiries should be addressed to the Institute's
General Office:

Tel: Japan (0)6-6368-0034 or (0)6-6368-0961
Fax: Japan (0)6-6368-0036
The Institute's website can be found at
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