LINGUIST List 32.1398

Tue Apr 20 2021

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Assoc/Full Professor, Doshisha University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 16-Apr-2021
From: Mariko Sugahara <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Assoc/Full Professor, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan
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University or Organization: Doshisha University
Department: English Department, Faculty of Letters
Job Location: Kyoto, Japan
Web Address:
Job Title: Full-time faculty position at English Department, Doshisha University

Job Rank: Assoc/Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Department of English at Doshisha University, located in Kyoto, has an opening for a fulltime (tenured) professor or associate professor on Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or related areas, beginning in April, 2022.

We seek candidates who satisfy the following qualifications:
(1) Native English speaker competence,
(2) A Ph.D. degree in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or related areas,
(3) Teaching experience at the university level,
(4) Being able to be a resident of the Kansai area of Japan from April 1, 2022, and
(5) Sufficient Japanese proficiency for general administrative tasks.

The qualifications in (1) to (4) are obligatory.

-Teaching responsibilities: Teaching a minimum of four 90-minute courses per week on English Linguistics and English-language skill courses in the Department of English.
-Administrative responsibilities: Involvement in curriculum design and planning; coordination of English courses; contributions to Doshisha’s international exchange programs; participation in designated committees; invigilation and entrance examination duties; and publicity activities.

Please visit the application link below for application details.

Application Deadline: 01-Jul-2021
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dean, Professor Chiharu Kikuta
Faculty of Letters, Doshisha University
Karasuma Higashi-iru, Imadegawa-dori
Kyoto, Kyoto 602-8580
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Mariko Sugahara
Phone: +81-75-251-3371

Page Updated: 20-Apr-2021