LINGUIST List 29.1050
Wed Mar 07 2018
Jobs: English; Morphology; Phonetics; Phonology; Semantics; Syntax: Associate Professor, Nagoya University
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University or Organization: Nagoya University
Department: Faculty of Humanities & Graduate School of Humanities
Location: Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Web Address: http://www.hum.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/
Job Title: Associate Professor - English Linguistics
Specialty Areas: Morphology; Phonetics; Phonology;
Required Language(s): English (eng)
The Graduate School of Humanities, Nagoya University, Japan is pleased to announce a
job opening for an Associate Professor starting from October 1, 2018. This position
entails instruction at both the graduate and the undergraduate levels.
detailed information, please read the following document: http://www.hum.nagoya-u.ac.jp/023ae5d3961ff6705b91658504506f2f8d16f326.pdf
Starting date: October 1, 2018.
Terms of employment: Five years,
renewable once subject to teaching and academic evaluation.
- To teach graduate and undergraduate courses in English
linguistics (including “English Linguistics” and “Theoretical English Linguistics”)
in the Department of English Linguistics in the Graduate School of Humanities.
To teach graduate courses in English linguistics in the Global 30 Linguistics and
Cultural Studies Program in the Graduate School of Humanities.
- To teach
undergraduate academic English courses.
- To contribute to the research and
educational projects of Nagoya University.
- To do other duties including
* Note: The teaching load will be approximately eight
90-minute classes per week. The classes will include academic English courses in
reading, writing, presentation and communication for undergraduate students of
various faculties; English linguistics courses for undergraduate and graduate
students in the Department of English Linguistics; and English linguistics courses
for graduate international students in the Global 30 Linguistics and Cultural
Studies Program. The position also involves participation in making and marking the
Foreign Language (English) component of the entrance examination for Nagoya
University (undergraduate programs), and student selection for the Global 30
Linguistics and Cultural Studies Program.
To have a doctoral degree.
- To have a specialization in English linguistics
(syntax, semantics, morphology, or phonetics/phonology).
- To have experience of
teaching English as a Foreign Language at the tertiary level for at least a year.
(Experience of working as a teaching assistant can be included.)
- To be able to
teach courses in English linguistics.
- To be a native-speaker of English or to
have a native-speaker level of proficiency in English (both spoken and written).
Working hours and holidays:
Working hours: Monday to Friday: 8:30-17:15
*Discretionary working-hour system applicable.
Holidays: Saturdays, Sundays,
national holidays, six days from December 29 to January 3, and two days in August
(paid leave). In addition, faculty members are also entitled to 20 days of paid
leave per calendar year.
* Note: All matters concerning employment by Nagoya
University will be subject to the Nagoya University Employee Working Rules: http://www.nagoya-u.ac.jp/extra/kisoku/act/frame/frame110000115.htm
Application Deadline: 21-May-2018
Mailing Address for
Professor Jun’ichi Sakuma
Graduate School of Humanities,
B4-5 (700), Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku
Nagoya, Aichi 464-8601
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Page Updated: 07-Mar-2018