LINGUIST List 24.2269
Sun Jun 02 2013
Jobs: Japanese; Applied Ling: Lecturer, American University
Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel
Lauren Pav <pav
Japanese; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, American University, District of Columbia, USA
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University or Organization: American University
Department: World Languages and Cultures
Job Location: District of Columbia, USA
Web Address: http://www.american.edu/cas/wlc/
Job Rank: Lecturer; Professorial Lecturer
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
The Department of World Languages and Cultures at American University in Washington, DC, invites applications for a one year full time term faculty position at the rank of professorial lecturer in the Japanese language for the academic year 2013-2014. The position may be renewable.
The primary responsibilities are teaching the first, second and/or third year level Japanese courses. Teaching load will be six courses (or equivalent) for a minimum of 18 credit hours per year, supervising advanced student independent studies, and carrying out duties as the Japanese language coordinator. Required qualification include:
- A Ph. D. in Japanese language, linguistics, or a related field
- Native or near-native fluency in Japanese and English
- Strong evidence of excellence in college-level teaching
- Ability to work effectively with Japanese adjunct faculty colleagues, including possible team-teaching
Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to the application address listed.
Applicants can either send their dossier electronically to Kelly Wyndham via the application email, or by standard mail. For best consideration, apply by June 14, 2013.
American University is an EEO/AA University. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Japanese Professorial Lecturer Search Committee
Department of World Languages and Cultures
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Email Address for Applications: kwyndham
Page Updated: 02-Jun-2013