LINGUIST List 29.3363

Fri Aug 31 2018

Jobs: Japanese; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Emory University

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Date: 28-Aug-2018
From: Julie Darby <>
Subject: Japanese; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Emory University, Georgia, USA
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University or Organization: Emory University
Department: Russian and East Asian Language and Culture
Job Location: Georgia, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Japanese Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)


Lecturer in Japanese Language and Culture

The Department of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures (REALC) at Emory University in Atlanta, GA seeks a full-time lecturer in Japanese language and culture to begin Fall 2019. This is a three-year renewable position pending positive reviews. It is a professional career track position with possibility of promotion. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Japanese pedagogy, linguistics, or a closely related area (ABD and in rare cases MA will be considered) and possess native or near-native proficiency in Japanese and English in addition to successful college teaching experience. Familiarity with new technologies in teaching and with methods of assessment are desirable. Teaching load is 5 courses per academic year. The candidate will be expected to teach courses in Japanese language and culture based on his or her qualifications and to take a leadership role in program development. Scholarly exchange is promoted among faculty in our department, which includes the programs in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Russian. We also collaborate with the East Asian Studies Program and a range of other programs. Emory is committed to building an inclusive and culturally diverse educational environment.

Please send letter of application, CV, statement of teaching and mentoring students of diverse backgrounds, and three letters of recommendation to the application link provided below.

Questions can be addressed to Dr. Julia Bullock, Chair of REALC, at the contact information provided below.

Review of applications will begin on October 15. Applications received up to 30 days after review begins will be given full consideration. Emory is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 01-Nov-2018 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Associate Professor and Chair Julia Bullock

Page Updated: 31-Aug-2018