Tag Archives: English

Job Opportunity: Cultural Affairs/Public Relations Section, Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta

Via JETWit.com jobs mailing list. Institution: Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta Location: Atlanta, GA Education: BA/BS Language: JLPT N2 Posted: Feb. 4, 2013 The ideal candidate would be a team-player who works well with Japanese people; a recent college … Continue reading

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Teaching English Informally in Japan

One of the many reasons people go to Japan is to teach English, typically through programs such as JET, AEON, or other companies. In such positions, native speakers serve as formal instructors sponsored by their organization and typically sign contracts … Continue reading

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The Realities and Benefits of Translation as a Full-time Job – An Introduction

This week we have a special guest article on translation by a professional in the field. Ever wonder what it takes to be a translator? Considering going outside of academia with your Japanese? See what he has to say about … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Researcher

http://www.iiicareer.com/applicant/en/detail.php?recid=41160 Location: Washington D.C. Level/Type: Experienced/Full Start date: the beginning of November Languages: English/Japanese/Spanish Job description: Job Description: -To assist Chief Representative with research and production of reports on South America, Latin America, US economy, finance, foreign trade and other … Continue reading

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Job Openings: Faculty Positions at Keio University

Via University of Michigan CJS: Keio University, Shonan Fujisawa Campus (SFC) HIRING: Faculty Positions Deadline: August 25, 2011 To achieve a more global education, Keio University is implementing courses taught in English by scholars from abroad. Keio University SFC is … Continue reading

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Fun Link Friday: Eigo Noto, DVD 1: Understanding Women

Eigo Noto (「英語ノート」) is the government-approved English language textbook for grades 5 and 6. While the overall content is decent, JET ALTs and CIRs who work in public elementary schools in Japan know just how incredibly awkward the conversations in the … Continue reading

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Job Openings: Kindergarten and First-Grade Teachers, Hinoki International School

From the University of Michigan Center for Japanese Studies mailing list: Positions: Kindergarten and First-Grade Teachers (English or Japanese) Location: Hinoki International School, Livonia, MI Hinoki International School has four positions (two of which will most likely be filled internally) … Continue reading

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