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Job Opening at Rikkyo University

Updated on: December 14, 2011|  PrintPrint

Announcement of Job Opening for Contract Full-Time English TeachingPosition at the College of Business, Rikkyo University,  Ikebukuro Campus

1. Position available: Contract Assistant Professor A (Jokyo A)

2. Field of Research: English Education (Applied Linguistics, Communication Education)

3. Qualifications:

  1) Ph.D. candidate (ABD status)

  2) At least one year English-teaching experience in Japan

  3) A native speaker level English with sufficient working knowledge of Japanese

  4) Proof of scholarly work and teaching material development

  5) At least 3 published papers during the last five years

4. Starting date: April 1, 2012

5. Content of work:

  1) To teach 6-7 classes a week, four days a week (Classes to teach: EAP 1, EAP 2, ESP, and Overseas EAP)

  2) To make a three to four-day overseas business trip in summer or winter

  3) To work on other matters as requested by the Program Director

6. Term of Employment:

  The contract may be renewed annually for up to five years.

7. Deadline for applications: Email a CV and a list of scholarly work (Specify the following: books, published papers (refereed or non-refereed), conference presentations, etc.) to the Program Director no later than December 31st.  Other application materials must be presented at the time of an interview.

8. Application materials:

  At the time of an interview, the applicants are requested to bring the following:

1) Reprints of major publications

2) Two letters of recommendation

  3) A photocopy of the diploma or certified copy of most recent academic transcript

9. Other

  1) Some successful candidates will be contacted in early January for an interview.

  2) The interview will take place at Rikkyo University, Ikebukuro

  3) Transportation fee may be provided.

  4) All the application documents cannot be returned.


Shigeru Matsumoto

Professor & Program Director for the Bilingual Business Leader Program

College of Business, Rikkyo University

3-34-1 Nishi-ikebukuro

Toshima-ku, Tokyo 171-8501, Japan

phone & fax 81-3-3985-4026

email smatsumoto (a)