Washington University in St. Louis, East Asian Languages and Cultures
Japanese Language Lecturer
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Missouri, United States|
The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in Japanese language to begin Fall 2021. The initial term of the appointment will be for one year, with renewal contingent upon performance. Responsibilities include teaching or co-teaching all levels of modern Japanese language and developing teaching materials. Requirements include a minimum of an M.A. in Japanese linguistics, language pedagogy, second-language acquisition or a related field; native or near-native proficiency in Japanese and English; and evidence of experience and commitment to language teaching.
Applications must include a letter of application; a current CV; a statement regarding the candidate’s approach to, and experience in, language teaching; a teaching demonstration (youtube link, etc.); sample syllabi; teaching evaluations; and three letters of reference. These materials and letters of reference should be uploaded to Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/84751 Applications received before April 15, 2021 will receive full consideration. Consideration after that date will be at the discretion of the search committee.
Diversity and Inclusion are core values at Washington University, and the strong candidate will demonstrate the ability to create inclusive classrooms and environments in which a diverse array of students can learn and thrive.
An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer: Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and especially encourages applications by those underrepresented in their academic fields. It is the University’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or genetic information.
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Questions about the position may be addressed to Ms. Shino Hayashi, search committee chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||Japanese History / Studies