Job Posting For Adjunct Professor Of General Studies (Composition / Academic Writing)

Universities and Institutes of Japan
December 10, 2023
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26 Oct 2023

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Lakeland University Japan

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Application Deadline

10 Dec 2023 - 23:59 (UTC)

Type of Contract


Job Status

Not Applicable

Hours Per Week

See description

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Background of the recruitment and description of the project Background of the recruitment and description of the project Position involves teaching one or more 3-credit course(s) over one semester.

Work content and job description The applicant must have at least a Master's degree in a relevant field; Ph.D. is preferred. College-level (academic) instruction is also strongly preferred.

Assigned department Existing departments

Work location Address 130-0015 Tokyo 1-10-5 Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, 130-0015 Japan All courses are taught at our Ryogoku, Tokyo Campus

Number of hired Number of hired:1 person(s) Starting date:2024-01-05 00:00:00 Job content supplemental explanation:Position involves teaching one or more 3-credit courses over one semester; scheduling open. Position is at our Tokyo campus in Ryogoku.

Courses include Composition courses, including Composition I (expository writing) and Composition II (persuasive writing). Other courses may be available based upon the qualifications of the instructor.

1-10-5 Yokoami, Sumida-ku Tokyo, 130-0015 Japan

Adjunct Professor of General Studies, 1 or more positions

Dates for start and end of semester are 5 Jan. 2024 ~ 5 Apr. 2024.

Requirements Additional Information


Compensation Wage per class Amount:13200 yen Wages description:Remuneration is ¥330,000 per section per semester, 25 class meetings per semester (NOT annual, hourly, or by class meeting). Transportation allowance for public transportation is provided. Amount above is approximated by forced categorization of wages required for the listing. Ask at interview for details. Working hours:09:00-18:45 Holidays :National Holidays and weekends Overtime and other explanations:Courses may be in any of 5 periods within the working hours listed above. Courses are usually scheduled to be roughly 90 minutes per session, M/W, T/TH, W/F, or M/W/F. Employment type:Others Employment type description:Adjunct professor, part-time limited term employment, possibility of renewal by semester. Contract period:Nontenured Contract period description:Title: Adjunct Professor Probationary period:Probationary period absent

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Supplementary explanation of compensation Treatment after recruitment (job title, salary, working hours, employment type, employment period / trial period) Important

Position involves teaching individual 3-credit courses over one semester, roughly 3 hours class time per course per week; scheduling open. Remuneration ¥330,000 per section. Contracts are by semester and renewable.

Other duties include office hours; otherwise, instructors may voluntarily participate in duties usually required for full-time positions, e.g., meetings, events, professional development, assessment, etc.

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Transportation allowance for public transportation is provided.

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No smoking is allowed in the building.

Additional comments

Lakeland University Japan was founded in 1989 and is one of very few fully- accredited American universities in Japan, with recognition from the Japanese government.

Charles Laurier Associate Dean Lakeland University Japan Campus [email protected]

"Adjunct Professor (part-time, non-tenure track position)" corresponds to JREC-IN Job type -Lecture (part time) at Lakeland University Japan Campus.

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