Assistant Professor of Japnesese Culture and Language

Seaside, CA
Sep 08, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION:  Assistant Professor of Japanese Culture and Language

COLLEGE:  Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

DEPARTMENT:  School of World Languages and Cultures

TYPE:  Tenure-Track


  • Teach lower and upper division Japan related culture courses in English (e.g. Japanese popular culture, cinema, and history.) and Japanese language courses
  • Advising Japanese Majors and Minors
  • Strong Commitment to developing a modern curriculum
  • Typical teaching load is 12 credits per semester


  • Ph.D. in Anthropology, Japanese Language and Literature, Japanese Studies, East Asian, East Asian Languages and Cultures or related field by the time of appointment from an APA accredited doctoral program
  • Ability to teach effectively in a wide range of courses
  • Experience working effectively in an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community


  • Experience teaching computer-assisted courses
  • Demonstrated leadership skills in professional and/or academic areas are desirable
  • Experience teaching Japanese language courses


The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

The incumbent is required to maintain confidentiality as outlined in the Department of Education’s Family Educational Rights and Privacy and California’s Educational Code Chapter 13 regarding sensitive student issues.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position within the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

JOB POSTING DATE:  September 8, 2017



APPLY:  A completed online application and all required materials must be received by University Personnel by 5:00 p.m. on the priority screening date listed above to be guaranteed a review. Application submissions received after the application screening date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University. Materials submitted become the property of CSUMB and will not be returned. CSUMB will not fax application materials.

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