25.4094, Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Nagoya University of Commerce & Business

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Subject: 25.4094, Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Nagoya University of Commerce & Business

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Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:09:02
From: Tak Uemura [tuemura at nucba.ac.jp]
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Nagoya University of Commerce & Business, Nisshin-shi, Aichi-ken, Japan

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University or Organization: Nagoya University of Commerce & Business 
Department: Faculty of Communication
Job Location: Nisshin-shi, Aichi-ken, Japan 
Web Address: http://www.nucba.ac.jp/en/
Job Title: Language Teaching Scholars
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics 

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Nagoya University of Commerce and Business, accredited by the AACSB and AMBA,
seeks a number of highly motivated, collegial, responsible and
academically-oriented language teaching scholars for its Faculty of

Rank: Assistant Professor 

Start Date: April 1st 2015 


1. ABD or Ph.D / Ed.D in TESOL/Applied Linguistics 
2. English language teaching experience at the higher education level 
3. High level of English language proficiency
Additional Desired Qualities

1. Experience living and working in a culturally different environment 
2. Knowledge of and interest in English language teaching and learning in
Japanese higher education 
3. Practical English language teaching qualifications (e.g. certificates
and/or diplomas with a practicum assessment) 
4. Evidence of workplace collaboration and collegiality

Duties & Responsibilities

- Teaching responsibilities: 7 classes of 100 minutes each per week, focusing
on English language with the aim of increasing student TOEFL/TOEIC scores
- Non-teaching responsibilities: maintain office hours; provide additional
support to students; conduct and publish research; participate in all official
university functions; actively participate in curriculum reform, course
adaptation and faculty development


- Two-year renewable contract with a highly competitive salary based on
qualifications and experience.
- Salary will be paid in 14 installments per year (Monthly salary plus an
additional one month salary paid in July and in December)
- Holidays in line with normal Japanese university conventions 
- Excellent benefits package including private health insurance
- One-way airfare provided to the successful applicant to Japan from home
country and assistance in obtaining a Japanese work visa for those based

To Apply

Please gather the following application materials in electronic form and send
them to Professor Tak Uemura (Dean, Faculty of Communication) at the
application email below:

1. Curriculum vitae including passport-type photo 
2. List of academic and other publications 
3. Letters of recommendation from current/previous academic
4. Proof of degree qualifications, certificates, etc. 
5. Statement of teaching and research philosophy and goals 

Application Deadline: December 15th 2014

Applicants who meet the stated criteria will be contacted and invited for an
interview either in person if they are Japan-based, or by Skype if based

Application Deadline: 15-Dec-2014 
Email Address for Applications: employment at nucba.ac.jp 
Contact Information:
	Professor Tak Uemura 
	Email: tuemura at nucba.ac.jp 
	Phone: +81-561-73-2111 Ext 6309 
	Fax: +81-561-73-1202 

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