Openings for part-time lecturers in the Department of English

Openings for part-time lecturers in the Department of English

  1. Position

Part-time lecturer

  1. Number of positions


  1. Classes to be taught

Comprehensive English, Writing Skills, Discussion

  1. Teaching days

1 or 2 days per week

  1. Appointment

Beginning on April 1, 2021

  1. Terms of employment

1 year (until March 31, 2022); renewable yearly by mutual agreement

  1. Qualifications and application requirements
  • (1) Master's degree or higher, with Experience of teaching at the university level or equivalent.
  • (2) Specialization in English education, applied linguistics, or related field
  • (3) Native speaker of English

Instructors who already hold a position with another English program at Dokkyo University cannot apply for this position.

  1. Salary and benefits

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

  1. Application process


  • (1) A cover letter (including contact email address, days available to teach, links to your course syllabuses from the official websites of your current/recent university employers[if any])
  • (2) Curriculum vitae (photo attached)
  • (3) List of publications and research/educational activities
  • (4) An offprint/copy of one academic publication
  • (5) A photocopy of the applicant's final degree certificate/diploma

Materials (2) and (3) above should be typed or hand-written on our designated forms, downloadable at:

  1. Selection method:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted; they will be interviewed in September. Please note that transportation expenses will not be reimbursed. Applicants' personal information will be handled with the utmost care, and will not be used for any purpose other than the selection process.

  1. Deadline for application:

Applications should be received no later than September 4(Friday), 2020.

  1. Address:

Office of the Department of English, Dokkyo University
Gakuen-cho 1-1, Soka, Saitama 340-0042 JAPAN
Please write on the envelope "Application materials enclosed" 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 along with application materials.

  1. Inquiries:

Prof. Teruyoshi Sasaki
Chair of the Department of English