Assistant Professor of Japanese Culture and Language

Institution: 
California State University, Monterey Bay

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at California State University, Monterey Bay, is accepting applications for the tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Japanese Culture and Language.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
     Teaching lower and upper division Japan-related culture courses in English (e.g. Japanese popular culture, cinema, and history) and Japanese language courses;
     Advising Japanese majors and minors;
     Strong commitment to developing a modern curriculum;
     Typical teaching load is 12 credits per semester.

QUALIFICATIONS (MINIMUM):
     Ph.D. in Anthropology, Japanese Language and Literature, Japanese Studies, East Asian, East Asian Languages and Cultures, or related field by the time of appointment from an APA-accredited doctoral program;
     Ability to teach effectively in a wide range of courses;
     Experience working effectively in an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.

QUALIFICATIONS (DESIRABLE):
     Experience teaching computer-assisted courses;
     Demonstrated leadership skills in professional and/or academic areas are desirable;
     Experience teaching Japanese language courses.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

BACKGROUND CHECK:
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

PRIORITY SCREENING DATE: 1/15/2018.

APPOINTMENT DATE: Fall 2018.

TO APPLY:
A completed online application and all required materials must be received by University Personnel by 5:00 p.m. on January 15, 2018, to be guaranteed a review. Application submissions received after the application screening date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University. Materials submitted become the property of CSUMB and will not be returned. CSUMB will not fax application materials.

For assistance, or if you require an accommodation, please call (831) 582-3389. For computer/online access you may visit the Tanimura & Antle Family Memorial Library (click here for map). Please check the link provided for the respective hours and the location.

CSU Monterey Bay is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to: Age, Disability, Race or Ethnicity, Gender, Gender Identity or Expression, Nationality, Religion, Sexual Orientation, Genetic Information, Veteran or Military Status.

All employees must be eligible for employment in the U.S.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/nmz6qr8f7y68fpyv.

Posting Date: 
September 19, 2017
Application Deadline: 
Monday, January 15, 2018
Job Status: 
open