Visiting Assistant Professor, Japanese Studies Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
Posting Number : F00114
Position Summary: This is a one-year, part-time academic teaching position.
General Responsibilities: The faculty member is expected to teach 4 to 8 hours per week (3 classes per year), hold weekly office hours, participate in placement testing for students (twice yearly), engage in student advising and curricular development and scheduling.
Education: •MA or Ph.D. in teaching foreign language or related field, with expertise in content teaching •PhD preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: •Native-level fluency in Japanese •Proven record of teaching excellence as demonstrated in supervisor and peer observations, student evaluations, original materials, etc. •Ability to collaborate effectively as a team member •Ability to work with graduate students from varied linguistic, educational, and experiential backgrounds
Experience: •Experience teaching all levels of Japanese •Experience teaching graduate students •Experience with content-based language instruction, particularly in areas of policy and business
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