Jobs@AGU: Full-time Permanent Position in the Department of English, College of Literature(TESOL, Communication)





Jobs@AGU: Full-time Permanent Position in the Department of English, College of Literature(TESOL, Communication)


Deadline April 2nd, 2018 by registered mail


InstitutionAoyama Gakuin University
DepartmentThe Department of English, College of Literature
Institution TypePrivate university
Job type1. Associate Professor level
2. Professor level
Content of job information〔Explanation of institution〕
The Department of English, College of Literature, Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo, Japan, invites applications for the position of Associate Professor or Professor as outlined below.

〔Job details〕
Field of specialization: TESOL, Communication, or closely related fields

Job Duties:
〔1〕 Coordinate the Integrated English Program (a 2-year academic English program for 1st and 2nd year students) .
〔2〕 Hire, orient, and mentor adjunct faculty.
〔3〕 Engage in curriculum and materials development, program evaluation, and test creation.
〔4〕 Teach a seminar, a lecture course, graduate courses in communication, as well as graduation thesis and possibly MA thesis advising.
〔5〕 Have a willingness to engage in activities that benefit the department. (e.g., assistance in coordinating study abroad programs and participation in departmental and university-wide committees)

Employment begins April 1, 2019

Candidate must meet ALL of the following criteria:
〔1〕 Native speaker of English or equivalent competency.
〔2〕 Doctorate (or other evidence of advanced research acumen) in TESOL, Communication, or closely related fields.
〔3〕 Minimum of three years university teaching experience in Japan.
〔4〕 Experience coordinating an academic English program.
〔5〕 Background in curriculum/ materials development and exam creation.
〔6〕 Professionalism as shown through a substantial number of publications and academic conference presentations in relevant areas.
〔7〕 Japanese ability sufficient to fulfill administrative responsibilities and to participate in meetings conducted in Japanese.


Work location4-4-25, Shibuya
Shibuya-ku, Tokyo-to 150-8366
(Kanto district - Tokyo, Japan)
Employment statusFull-time (tenured)
CompensationSalary etc. : In accordance with the regulations of Aoyama Gakuin University


Application periodFebruary 21, 2018 – April 2, 2018
Applications not received by the deadline, April 2nd, will not be considered.
Application methodDocuments to be submitted
All application documents must be submitted in hard copy format.

〔1〕 Curriculum vitae with a passport-size photo, phone number, e-mail address, and home address.
〔2〕 A list of publications, conference presentations, research contributions (research grants, research project participation, etc.), and a list of educational experience/achievements/activities.
〔3〕 Copy of diploma (highest/latest degree; color copy or digital image).
〔4〕 Copies/reprints of three published works (journal articles, book chapters, books, etc.). Please include abstracts of three main works. (200 words in English)
〔5〕 Finalists invited for interviews will also be required to submit two letters of recommendation with the name, affiliation, position, email, and other contact details of the referees.
〔6〕 Any qualifications demonstrating Japanese language proficiency.
Address for submission of documentsProfessor Allen-Tamai Mitsue, Department of English, College of Literature
Aoyama Gakuin University
4-4-25 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8366 Japan

Please send documents by registered mail. Write “Application for Faculty Position in TESOL, Communication" in red on the envelope.
Your documents will not be returned.

Deadline April 2nd, 2018. All the application documents must arrive no later than April 2nd (Monday) 2018.
Selection process〔1〕 Document screening, with notification of finalists.
〔2〕 Interviews and teaching demonstrations with finalists.

*The results of the selection will be notified in writing.
Contact DetailsInquiries:
Additional informationWebsite of JREC-IN Portal

求人公募情報(JREC-IN Portal)