The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 12.0110 Thursday, 18 January 2001
Date: Wednesday, 17 Jan 2001 15:51:47 +0900
Subject: Job Announcement
University Job Opening / Visiting Lecturer
Kyushu University, a Japanese national university, is seeking a
qualified native English speaker for the position of visiting lecturer
in teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL), beginning October 1,
2001. The ideal candidate should be 39 years old or younger and possess
a Ph.D. degree in either TEFL/TESOL, English Language and Literature,
Communication/Speech studies, Cultural studies or other related areas
with a few years of teaching experience. However, candidates possessing
only an M.A. degree but with a strong teaching background will also be
Responsibilities: Teach seven weekly English classes (90 minutes each)
per semester (primarily first- and second-year students), maintain
office hours, and act as a staff informant.
Salary: Ranging from approximately 5,460,000 yen to 6,980,000 yen
annually depending on age and experience
Contract: Two years with a possible extension of one year maximum
Benefits: Full travel expenses and baggage allowance (self and
family), research budget, a fully furnished residence for 33,600 yen
All applicants are requested to send their curriculum vitae with a list
of publications, two samples of their written work, a cassette
tape-recorded self-introduction, and a written professional
self-introduction of 500 words or less. Applicants should also include
two references. Selection will be made on a competitive basis.
Announcement of appointment will be made by April 30, 2001.
Send applications to: Professor Kazuaki Ota
Chairman, English Department
Faculty of Languages and Cultures
Ropponmatsu 4-2-1, Chuo-ku
Fukuoka 810-8560 JAPAN
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 28, 2001
No E-mail applications will be accepted.