Assistant Professor of Japanese Language and Pedagogy
Institution: University of Hawaii at Manoa

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Japanese Language and Pedagogy, position number 84536. Appointment to begin August 1, 2019, pending position clearance and availability of funds.

Permanent, tenure-track appointment

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Teach introductory and upper division undergraduate courses in Japanese language and linguistics; teach graduate courses in Japanese language, linguistics, Japanese language acquisition and/or pedagogy; advise undergraduate and graduate students; conduct and publish research in area(s) of specialization; participate in departmental and university service; other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Japanese language or Japanese linguistics or closely related field from a college or university of recognized standing (all requirements for the doctorate must be completed by 08/01/2019); demonstrated expertise in Japanese language acquisition and/or pedagogy; evidence of scholarly achievement in the field; high level of proficiency in Japanese and English; experience in teaching Japanese at a college level; demonstrated ability to work effectively and collegially.

Desirable Qualifications

  • Research capability in an additional area of Japanese linguistics beyond pedagogy/language acquisition.

Review of applications will begin January 2, 2019, until position is filled. To apply, see the full ad located at:


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