LINGUIST List 28.1248

Tue Mar 14 2017

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Japanese: Lecturer, University of Illinois at Chicago

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 13-Mar-2017
From: Karen Sholeen <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Japanese: Lecturer, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
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University or Organization: University of Illinois at Chicago
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: , USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)


- teach six Japanese language courses over two semesters and serve as Japanese basic language program coordinator
- supervise placement process
- create opportunities and activities to use Japanese and learn about Japanese outside of class, for example, weekly conversation hours and film screenings
- review and evaluate study abroad offerings
- supervise student tutors

- MA degree in a related subject
- expertise in Japanese language and culture
- native or near-native competence in Japanese is required.
- previous teaching at the college level is preferred.

For fullest consideration, please complete an on-line application at the application URL below, and upload a CV, cover letter and sample syllabus and the names and email addresses of 3
references by April 5, 2017.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed
to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline: 05-Apr-2017

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Karen Sholeen

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