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LINGUIST List 22.1813

Fri Apr 22 2011

Jobs: Japanese & Malay Family Langs: Lecturer, Nanyang Technological U

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        1.     Search Committee Centre for Modern Languages , Japanese; Malay & Japanese Family; Local Malay & Japanese and Malay Languages: Lecturer, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Message 1: Japanese; Malay & Japanese Family; Local Malay & Japanese and Malay Languages: Lecturer, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Date: 21-Apr-2011
From: Search Committee Centre for Modern Languages <tswagnerntu.edu.sg>
Subject: Japanese; Malay & Japanese Family; Local Malay & Japanese and Malay Languages: Lecturer, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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University or Organization: Nanyang Technological University
Department: School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Job Location: , Singapore
Web Address: http://cml.hss.ntu.edu.sg/AboutCML/Pages/Introduction.aspx
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Japanese and Malay Languages

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
                            Malay (mly)
                            Japanese Family
                            Local Malay


The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Nanyang Technological
University, Singapore, invites qualified academics to apply for faculty
positions as Lecturer in Japanese or Malay in the newly established Centre
for Modern Languages.

Applicants with a serious commitment to teaching Japanese or Malay to
tertiary students, developing pedagogical materials and incorporating
technological innovations into the curriculum, and who have experience in
coordinating courses as well as developing and using multimedia course
materials, will have an advantage.

Candidates who possess the following are encouraged to apply:

-Postgraduate qualification in a relevant area
-Native or near native proficiency in written and spoken Japanese or Malay
-Experience and demonstrated excellence in teaching Japanese or Malay,
preferably at tertiary level
-Experience in developing Japanese or Malay materials, including web-
based materials
-Experience with multimedia and computer-based instructional
-Good command of English

The School currently offers electives in nine modern languages (Arabic,
Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Spanish, and Thai), and
there are plans to increase the number of languages offered in the Centre.
The Centre places great importance on enhancing the intercultural
knowledge and skills of the learners as well as their linguistic competence.

For further information about the current Modern Language Electives,
please refer to the following website:

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for Submitting an Application for
Faculty Appointment
x), and send your application package [consisting of cover letter,
curriculum vitae (including records of innovative curriculum development
and teaching experience), personal particulars form, teaching statement,
and the names and contact details of at least three referees] to:

Office of Human Resources
Administration Building, Level 4
50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798
Fax: (65) 6791 9340
Email: Acad-talentntu.edu.sg

Enquiries about the positions can be addressed to:

Search Committee for Lectureship in Japanese/Malay
Centre for Modern Languages
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Email: tswagnerntu.edu.sg

Application Deadline: 30-Jun-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Office of Human Resources Nanyang Technological University
Administration Building, Level 4
50 Nanyang Avenue
Singapore 639798
Email Address for Applications: Acad-talentntu.edu.sg
Contact Information:
Chair Search Committee Centre for Modern Languages
Email: tswagnerntu.edu.sg

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