The School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of Maryland, College Park invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese for the 2011 - 2012 academic year. Pending approval, a tenure-track position at this level, or renewal of the visiting position may subsequently become available beginning Fall 2012. Area of specialization is open, but priority will be given to specialists in applied linguistics (e.g., pragmatics, discourse, sociolinguistics), culture, pedagogy and/or Japanese for specific purposes. Duties include: management of the Japanese language program, advising undergraduate majors, and teaching three courses per year, including all levels of language, special purposes courses, and/or linguistics, broadly defined.
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For best consideration, materials should be received by March 15, 2011.