LINGUIST List 14.1406

Fri May 16 2003

Jobs: TESL/TEFL: Assoc Prof, University of Aizu

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  1. steeve, English for Special Purposes: Assoc Prof, University of Aizu

Message 1: English for Special Purposes: Assoc Prof, University of Aizu

Date: Thu, 15 May 2003 20:27:50 +0000
From: steeve <>
Subject: English for Special Purposes: Assoc Prof, University of Aizu

University or Organization: University of Aizu
Department: Center for Language Research
Rank of Job: Associate Professor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics, English for Special Purposes


One full-time, tenure-track position for Associate Professor

Starting date: October 1, 2003

Qualifications: Ph.D. in TESL/TEFL/Applied Linguistics or a related
field; a native English speaker with at least three years' experience
in TESL/TEFL or a related field; ability to teach English courses in
academic English and academic/technical writing that are appropriate
for students majoring in computer science and computer engineering;
experience with computer-based language instruction.

Duties: teaching 4-5 classes per semester (1 class is 90 minutes per
week); developing course materials; participating in group projects;
serving on committees; conducting research; and carrying out other
university-related responsibilities.

Salary: Based on the Fukushima Salary Scale for Public Employees.

Benefits: Subsidized furnished housing; one-way airfare and shipping;

Please send cover letter; resume (education, publication list,
teaching experience); copies of three recently published papers; three
letters of recommendation; graduate school transcripts; and the

(1) a proposal for achieving effective results in English education
using computers; (2) evidence of effective results through your
teaching experience; (3) examples of your education syllabuses and
handouts; (4) evidence of your experience using computers; (5)
description of your research interests.

All documents should arrive at the following address:

 Faculty Selection Committee
 c/o Personnel Affairs Section
 University of Aizu
 Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima 965-8580, Japan

 Tel: +81-242-37-2538
 Fax: +81-242-37-2531

Closing date for applications: June 7, 2003

 The University of Aizu is the first international university in
Japan solely dedicated to computer science and engineering, and
approximately half of its faculty are non-Japanese for some ten
different countries. The University is equipped with highly advanced
computers. A workstation is alloted to each faculty member and
student with 24-hour access. Faculty housing is available at a low
 The University is located in Aizu-Wakamatsu City, a castle town of
history and scenic beauty with a population of nearly 120,000. For
more information about the university, please visit our web page at:

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Faculty Selection Committee
	c/o Personnel Affairs Section
	University of Aizu
	Aizu Wakamatsu, Fukushima 965-8580
	Applications are due by 07-Jun-2003

Contact Information:
	Professor Steven Tripp
	Tel: 81-242-37-2594
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