Job Opening: Japanese Studies, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Monash University

job opening - 5Institution:   Monash University
Location:   Australia
Position:   Tenure Track Faculty; Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Japanese Studies

Monash University is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join the Japanese Studies Program, School of Languages, Literature, Cultures and Linguistics. Your area of specialisation may include one or more of: contemporary or 20th Century Japanese studies, cultural, literary, or film studies, applied linguistics, language pedagogy, social sciences, or other relevant fields related to the study of Japan.

You will be required to teach units in Japanese and English, undertake supervision of research students, engage in original and innovative research, be prepared to collaborate in research, team teaching, and curriculum development as well as undertake a share of administrative tasks within the program and/or school.

You will have a dynamic research and teaching profile and a strong track record in Japanese studies and language teaching experience. At Senior Lecturer level you will have a demonstrated track record in teaching, research supervision, success in grant applications and a national and/or international publication profile.

Appointment will be made at a level appropriate to the successful candidate’s qualifications and experience.

As the successful candidate, you will ideally be able to commence in January 2015 or sooner.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”

NOTE: Monash University uses Australian / British academic titles: Lecturer and Senior Lecturer correspond to the US or Japanese titles Assistant and Associate Professor.

Contact: Professor Carolyn Stevens
Phone: +61 3 9902 0456




About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of academic life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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