LINGUIST List 25.1133

Thu Mar 06 2014

Jobs: Japanese; Applied Ling; General Ling: Rank Open, Williams College

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 05-Mar-2014
From: Lucy Green <>
Subject: Japanese; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Rank Open, Williams College, Massachusetts, USA
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University or Organization: Williams College
Department: Department of Asian Studies
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Visiting Position in Japanese and Linguistics

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)


The Department of Asian Studies at Williams College invites applications for an open-rank full-time visiting position in Japanese and linguistics beginning September 2014. The successful candidate will teach five courses over two semesters, including at least three language courses. We welcome candidates who can teach all levels of Japanese language and also contribute courses on Japanese linguistics or related topics (taught in English) to the broader curriculum. Minimum requirements include native or near-native proficiency in Japanese; Ph.D. or ABD; strong teaching experience at the college level; and ability to teach all levels of language courses in close coordination with departmental colleagues. This is a one-year appointment with the possibility of renewal for a second year. All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check. Further information is available here:

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Asian Studies Administrative Assistant Lucy Green

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