Job Opening: Japanese Language and Culture

The Department of French and Asian Studies at Huron University College invites applications for a full-time probationary (tenure-track) appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing 1 July, 2019, subject to final budgetary approval. The successful applicant is expected to teach a Japanese language course, as well as to design and teach courses dealing with aspects of Japanese culture.

Candidates for the position will have native- or near native- command in both Japanese and English, with recent teaching experience at the post-secondary level in Canada or the United States and a proven record of academic publication. Candidates should also have a clear and verifiable record of success in teaching university level courses in both languages. We are particularly interested in candidates with a passion for undergraduate teaching, program development, including faculty-student joint research and other experiential approaches for undergraduate education, and a commitment to teaching a diverse student body. The successful applicant will also participate in the administrative life of the department and university.



About Paula

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