Department of International Literary and Cultural Studies
Part-time Lecturer position in Japanese Language
to start January 2021
The Department of International Literary and Cultural Studies at Tufts University invites applications for a part-time lecturer position in Japanese Language to teach a maximum of 2 courses for one semester beginning in January 2021, with possibility of renewal. Teaching may require in person, hybrid or remote assignments.
Requirements: native or near native fluency in Japanese and excellent command of English; demonstrated ability to teach all levels of Japanese typically offered in U.S. universities; college degree required, MA in related field desirable; commitment to language teaching and curriculum innovation; interest in innovative usage of teaching technology.
Responsibilities include teaching Japanese at all levels, curriculum-related activities.
To apply, please submit a letter of application, including a CV, and the names and email addresses of three recommenders. All materials must be submitted via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/79549. Questions about the position may be directed to Ms. Kiyomi Kagawa, Language Coordinator of the Japanese Program, email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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