Japanese Language Lectureship

Institution: 
New York University

The Department of East Asian Studies at New York University invites applications for a full-time, non tenure-track Japanese Language Lecturer position with an appointment beginning on September 1, 2018, pending budgetary and administrative approval.

Duties include teaching first-year through advanced Japanese, active program involvement in language and culture activities, and close collaboration with faculty to build a rigorous and cohesive program.

Qualifications: Master's degree in teaching Japanese as a foreign language, linguistics, language pedagogy, second language acquisition, or related field; native/near-native proficiency in Japanese and English.  The successful candidate must be able to teach at all levels from first-year to advanced-level language courses.

Application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement on teaching philosophy (as it applies to courses from the introductory to advanced level), a link to an unedited video clip of your recent classroom teaching with a corresponding lesson plan, and three letters of recommendation. Materials received by December 1, 2017, will receive full consideration, and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Please see the NYU Department of East Asian Studies web site at http://eas.as.nyu.edu. To apply, please go to https://apply.interfolio.com/45881. Please note that we do not accept electronic applications sent by email.

The Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leading research university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of the highest caliber that embody the diversity of the United States as well as the global society in which we live. We strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis. NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity, equality and inclusion, please read here:
(http://as.nyu.edu/content/nyu-as/as/administrative-resources/office/dean/diversity-initiative.html).

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Posting Date: 
October 19, 2017
Job Status: 
open