LINGUIST List 25.4097
Thu Oct 16 2014
Jobs: Japanese; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, University of South Florida
Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <alamontlinguistlist.org>
Myrna Lugo <milugo
Japanese; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, University of South Florida, Florida, USA E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: University of South Florida
Department: World Languages
Job Location: Florida, USA
Web Address: www.usf.edu
Job Title: Instructor of Japanese
Job Rank: Instructor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
The University of South Florida is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. USF ranks 50th in the nation for federal expenditures in research and total expenditures in research among all U.S. universities, public or private, according to the National Science Foundation. Serving more than 47,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact of $3.7 billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.
The Department of World Languages at the University of South Florida invites applications for a position of full-time instructor in Japanese, beginning January, 2015. Native or near-native fluency in Japanese is required. An M.A. degree or higher in Japanese Pedagogy, Foreign Language Pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition or a related field is preferred. Applicants should have teaching experience at the university level and must demonstrate excellence in teaching a proficiency-based curriculum. Responsibilities include teaching elementary to advanced level Japanese language courses. Applicants should submit 1) a letter of application; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy or teaching portfolio; 4) three letters of reference, at least one of which specifically addresses the candidate’s qualifications as a teacher; 5) a demo lesson video.
According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Myrna I. Lugo at (813-974-5510), a minimum of five working days in advance.
Application Deadline: 06-Jan-2015 (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: http://www.usf.edu/about-usf/work-at-usf.aspx
Manager Myrna Lugo
Page Updated: 16-Oct-2014