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Wed Aug 4 2004

Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Assoc Prof, Aichi Shukutoku U

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  1. seiyam, English & Sociolinguistics: Assoc Prof, Aichi Shukutoku U

Message 1: English & Sociolinguistics: Assoc Prof, Aichi Shukutoku U

Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2004 00:56:50 -0400 (EDT)
From: seiyam <>
Subject: English & Sociolinguistics: Assoc Prof, Aichi Shukutoku U

University or Organization: Aichi Shukutoku University
Department: Department of Language Communication
Rank of Job: Associate Professor
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics, Applied Linguistics
Required Language: English


Announcement of a Job Opening

The Department of Language Communication of Aichi Shukutoku University
invites applications for the post of full-time associate professor or
professor beginning on April 1, 2005.

1. Responsibilities

Teach a minimum of six courses in Applied Linguistics
(Sociolinguistics, English Linguistics for TESOL, etc.) at both the
Undergraduate and Graduate level. Advise and serve on committees for
graduate students. Serve on Departmental, Faculty, and/or University
wide committees.

2. Qualifications

(1) Native speaker of English
(2) Earned doctorate in the area of Applied Linguistics
(3) Four or more years experience of teaching at the Undergraduate
(4) 8 publications or more (including non-refereed and "vanity"
 publications), or 12 points or more (3 points for books, 2 points
 for refereed papers and 1 point for non-refereed papers)
(5) Sufficient ability in written and spoken Japanese to participate
 in faculty affairs. (Otherwise the candidate should be willing to
 learn Japanese and pass the 2nd level of the Japanese Proficiency
 Exam within 5 years to renew the contract).

3. Documents to be submitted

(1) Curriculum vitae with exact dates
(2) List of publications with short abstracts, dates, and pages List
 the publications in chronological order under the headings of 
 "books" and "research papers"
(3) Two letters of recommendation
(4) Photocopies of degree certificates (Application documents cannot
 be returned, and the department reserves the right to ask the
 short-listed candidates for additional documentation).

4. Address for applications

 Aichi Shukutoku University
 9 Katahira, Nagakute, Aichi
 480-1197 Japan

5. Application deadline

 September 15, 2004

6. Application inquiries

 The Chair of the Department of Language Communication

7. Information about Aichi Shukutoku University:

	Aichi Shukutoku University (ASU) is a private university that
was established in 1975 as part of the Aichi Shukutoku Gakuen. ASU
offers undergraduate programs in six different faculties (Faculty of
Letters, Faculty of Studies in Contemporary Society, Faculty of
Communication Studies, Faculty of Creativity and Culture, Faculty of
Business, and Faculty of Medical Welfare) across two different
campuses. ASU also offers graduate level programs in four different
faculties (Graduate School of Letters, Graduate School of
Communication Studies, Graduate School of Studies on Contemporary
Society, and Graduate School of Creativity and Culture). The
Department of Language Communication in the Faculty of Communication
Studies is located on the Nagakute Campus of ASU. Nagakute is a
suburb of Nagoya, Japan's fourth largest city. Despite its closeness
to a large urban area, the Nagakute campus is located in a quiet area
next to the Idaka Green Belt. (URL:

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Dr. Seiya Matsumoto
	Aichi Shukutoku University
	9 Katahira, Nagakute
	Aichi, 480-1197

	Applications are due by 15-Sep-2004

Contact Information:
	Dr. Seiya Matsumoto
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