Position: Part-time Lecturer
Number of positions: 2
Qualifications and Application Requirements:
(1)A Master’s degree or higher (an EFL-related area or applied linguistics is preferred).
(2)Research and educational experience at the university level or equivalent.
(3)Native speakers of English
Instructors who already have an appointment with other English programs in Dokkyo cannot apply for this
Classes to be taught:
Position 1: Writing and Comprehensive English on Mondays and
Comprehensive English and Discussion on Fridays
Position 2: Two Comprehensive English classes on Tuesday and
Writing and Comprehensive English on Fridays
Appointment: Beginning on April 1, 2012
Materials (1) and (2) below should be typed or hand-written on our forms downloadable at
(1)Curriculum vitae (photo attached and e-mail address specified).
(2)List of publications and research/educational activities.
(3)A 90-minute lesson plan on the following (no more than two A4 pages long):
Target: 1st-year undergraduate students
Proficiency level: TOEIC 500 − 600
Language skills: writing
Teaching point: to introduce a concept of a "paragraph" and explain what makes a good topic sentence
(4)A photocopy of the applicant’s final degree certificate/diploma.
Short-listed candidates will be asked via e-mail to send a copy of one publication
(offprint or copy of the original). Interview will be given if necessary. The applicants’ privacy will be respected,
and personal information will not be used for purposes other than the selection.
Deadline for application:
Applications should be received not later than February 28, 2012. We will start selection on February 7 and
might decide the candidate before the deadline.
Address: Applications should be sent to:
Office of the Department of English, Dokkyo University
Gakuen-cho 1-1, Soka, Saitama 340-0042 JAPAN
Please write on the envelope “Application material enclosed” in red. As a rule, application materials will not be
returned. However, if the applicant wishes the materials to be returned, a stamped envelope should be
enclosed along with application materials.
Prof. Miyoko Yasui
Chair of the Department of English