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Japanese Instructor -- Adjunct

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All applications are to be submitted through the university’s online application system. Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a copy of your transcripts to the system. In addition, in your cover letter, please provide the name and telephone number of two people who can speak to your skill as an instructor and to your level of Japanese. Please contact Dr. Katherine Weiss (weisk01@etsu.edu) and Mrs. Junko Tezuka-Arnold (tezuka@etsu.edu) for further information.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Japanese Instructor -- Adjunct
Department Literature and Language - 21300
Pay Grade
Job Category Adjunct Faculty
Job Summary

The Department of Literature and Language at East Tennessee State University seeks a part-time instructor to teach elementary and intermediate Japanese courses beginning in Spring 2018. This is a temporary position, filled each semester according to need, although there is likely opportunity for renewal. This position does not provide benefits.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The successful candidate’s primary duties will be to teach Japanese 1000- and 2000-level courses.

Required Qualifications

A master’s degree in Japanese or a related field, or a master’s degree in any field, with eighteen graduate hours in Japanese by the date employment starts.

Preferred Qualifications
Salary $1,800 per 3 credit hours

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00110P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 11/09/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

All applications are to be submitted through the university’s online application system. Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a copy of your transcripts to the system. In addition, in your cover letter, please provide the name and telephone number of two people who can speak to your skill as an instructor and to your level of Japanese.

Please contact Dr. Katherine Weiss (weisk01@etsu.edu) and Mrs. Junko Tezuka-Arnold (tezuka@etsu.edu) for further information.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy