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Openings for part-time lecturers in the Interdepartmental English Language Program

Openings for part-time lecturers in the Interdepartmental English Language Program

 Part-time lecturer

2.Number of positions:

3.Classes to be taught:
 Academic Reading Strategies, Speaking in Academic Contexts, etc.

4.Teaching days:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (1 or 2 days per week)

 Beginning on September 24, 2016

6.Term of employment: 1 semester (until March 31, 2017); renewable yearly

7.Qualifications and application requirements:
 (1)Master’s degree or higher, with experience teaching at a university or equivalent institution
 (2)Specialization in English education, applied linguistics, or related field
 (3)English ability sufficient for teaching in English
 (4)Japanese ability sufficient for handling university-related administrative matters
 (5)Instructors who already have an appointment with another English program at Dokkyo University
 cannot apply for this position

8.Salary and benefits
 Salary: based on the Dokkyo University pay scale
 Transportation: paid in accordance with university regulations (includes upper-limit)
 Other: health insurance, unemployment insurance not provided

9.Departmental affiliation:
 Teachers will belong to the Faculty of Economics, but will teach courses in the Interdepartmental
 English Language Program
 (See “Additional information” below)

10.Application process
 Materials 2 and 3 below should be typed on our forms downloadable at:

 (1)Cover letter (include e-mail address, possible teaching day(s) and times, list of courses taught and
 textbooks used)
 (2)Curriculum Vitae (with photo attached)
 (3)List of publications and research/educational activities
 (4)Copy or offprint of one representative research publication (besides master’s thesis)
 (5)Copy of the applicant’s final degree certificate/diploma
 (6)Copy of certificate of English / Japanese proficiency (TOEIC, TOEFL, or Japanese-Language
 Proficiency test, etc.)

Deadline: August 20, 2016 (Saturday)

Applications should be sent to:
Office of the Faculty of Economics, Dokkyo University
1-1 Gakuen-cho, Soka, Saitama 340-0042
Please write “Application materials for part-time position in the Interdepartmental English Language Program”
on the envelope in red. As a rule, application materials will not be returned. However, if the applicant wishes the
materials to be returned, a stamped self-addressed envelope should be enclosed with the application.

11.Selection process
 Short-listed candidates will be invited to an interview on September 4, 2016 (Sunday).
 Please note that transportation expenses will not be reimbursed.

12.Notification of results
 Successful candidates will be notified directly. Applicants’ personal information will be handled with the
 utmost care,
 and will not be used for any purpose other than selection.

 Prof. Mari Tsujita <tmari@dokkyo.ac.jp>
 Lecturer, Faculty of Foreign Languages
 Chair, Interdepartmental English Language Program

14.Additional information
 (1)The Interdepartmental English Language Program is a coordinated program that stresses
  “English for GeneralAcademic Purposes” (EGAP). Students from the following faculties and departments
  take courses in the program: Faculty of Foreign Languages (Depts. of German and French), Faculty
  of Economics (Depts. of Economics, Management Science, and Economics on Sustainability), and
  Faculty of Law (Depts. of Law, International LegalStudies,and Policy Studies). We seek to hire
  cooperative teachers who understand the goals and objectives of the program and participate actively
  to achieve them.

 (2)See the university homepage (Employment information) for more information: