LINGUIST List 21.1324

Thu Mar 18 2010

Jobs: General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: Asst/Assoc Prof, Musashi U

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        1.    Paul Minford, General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant/Associate Professor, Musashi University, Japan

Message 1: General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant/Associate Professor, Musashi University, Japan
Date: 17-Mar-2010
From: Paul Minford <>
Subject: General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant/Associate Professor, Musashi University, Japan
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University or Organization: Musashi University Department: British & American Studies and Comparative Culture Job Location: Tokyo, Japan Web Address:
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            Japanese (jpn)

The Department of British & American Studies and Comparative Culture atMusashi University in Tokyo is seeking candidates for the position ofAssistant or Associate Professor in Linguistics (status dependent onexperience) to start from April, 2011. The successful candidate will beable to deliver lectures (in English and Japanese) on Introductory EnglishLinguistics or Intercultural Communication (Linguistic/SociolinguisticPerspective), will have the flexibility to teach a variety oflanguage-related classes and to supervise undergraduate dissertations, aswell as to undertake diverse administrative duties, includingresponsibility for entrance examinations and the coordination ofuniversity-wide English teaching. An advanced university degree (Ph.D.preferred) in a Linguistics-related field is a prerequisite forapplication, as is a demonstrated ability to function effectively in aJapanese workplace environment.

Further information about this position and the application process isavailable (in Japanese) at the URL below.

Application Deadline: 12-Jul-2010 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Mitsuharu Yamazaki Email:
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