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Thu Mar 19 2009
Jobs: Japanese & Applied Ling: Instructor, The University of Montana
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Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Instructor, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT, USA
Message 1: Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Instructor, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT, USA
From: Phyllis Duran <duranpjmso.umt.edu>
Subject: Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Instructor, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT, USA
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University or Organization: The University of Montana
Department: Modern & Classical Languages & Literatures
Job Location: Montana, USA
Web Address: http://www.umt.edu/mcll
Job Rank: Instructor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
Visiting Instructor of Japanese Language and Literature
The University of Montana invites applications for a one-year non-renewable
adjunct instructorship in Japanese (with a five-course load), beginning
Fall 2009. Applicants with an A.B.D./Ph.D. are preferred, but M.A.s in the
field with prior tertiary JSL teaching experience will also be considered.
Candidates must also exhibit native or near-native fluency in Japanese and
English and have documentation of excellence in teaching. A specialization
in JSL pedagogy or applied linguistics or in a field of Japanese literature
(with strong language-teaching skills and interests) is required. Courses
to be taught are Beginning and Advanced level Japanese, plus one elective
upper-division course in language (such as advanced readings) or literature
(classical or medieval areas preferred).
Qualified applicants should send materials (current curriculum vitae,
graduate transcript, three current letters of reference, and a videotape,
at least 15 minutes long, showing teaching in a Japanese language class) to
Professor Robert W. Acker, Chair, at the address provided below. Review of
applications will begin April 8, 2009 and continue until the position is
The University of Montana is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer. The
position announcement can be made available in alternative formats upon
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Robert Acker
The University of Montana
Modern & Classical Languages & Literatures
Liberal Arts Room 311
Missoula, MT 59812
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