East Asian Studies - One-year Faculty Fellow (Japanese)

East Asian Studies - One-year Faculty Fellow (Japanese)
Date:  01/17/2013

Colby College seeks applicants for a one-year position as a faculty fellow in Japanese Language, beginning September 1, 2013. The teaching responsibilities will be four language courses in various levels of Japanese with two courses in the fall and the other two in the spring. Desired qualifications include Ph.D. (MA required) in Japanese language pedagogy or Japanese linguistics/literature/culture, native or near native fluency in Japanese and English, and prior teaching experience at the college level.

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and teaching evaluations and syllabi in a single PDF file named with your last name, first name via email to japanesefacfellow@colby.edu. You need to submit three letters of recommendation and ask your recommenders to submit your reference in a PDF file named with your last name, first name to japanesefacfellow@colby.edu with your last name, first name in the Subject field.

Interviews will be held at the AAS conference in San Diego March 22-23, 2013. Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
Colby is a private, coeducational liberal arts college that admits students and makes employment decisions on the basis of the individual's qualifications to contribute to Colby's educational objectives and institutional needs. Colby College does not discriminate in its educational programs or employment on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, or military or veteran’s status. Colby is an equal opportunity employer and operates in accordance with federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination. Colby complies with Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in an institution’s education programs and activities. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to Colby’s Title IX coordinator or to the federal Office of Civil Rights. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college.

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