Lecturer of Japanese Literature and Language

Northampton, Hampshire County
Mar 05, 2014
The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at Smith College invites applications for a one-year lecturer position, to begin July 2014. The position is a three-quarters time appointment but comes with full benefits. The lecturer will teach four courses in Japanese language and Japanese literature in translation. Applicants must have a native or near-native fluency in Japanese and English, a PhD or ABD status with a specialization in Japanese literature and experience in language teaching at all levels, with a commitment to excellence in teaching. Submit application at http://apply.interfolio.com/24574 with letter of application, curriculum vitae, list of three references, and statement of teaching philosophy. Review of applications will begin March 17, 2014. Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is a member of the Five College Consortium with Amherst, Hampshire, and Mount Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Smith College is an equal opportunity employer encouraging excellence through diversity.