Lecturer in Modern Japan
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Lecturer in Modern Japan
Saint Mary's College of California
Closing Date/Time: Sun. 05/13/12 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Salary: Depends on Qualifications
Job Type: Lecturer
Location: Main Campus, 1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94556, California
Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.
As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary’s offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary’s reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.
Saint Mary’s College invites applications for a part-time Lecturer in Modern Japan in the Department of History for the Fall 2012 semester.
Teaching responsibilities will consist of one (1) upper division course in Modern Japanese history. However, no previous student knowledge of Japan may be presumed. The course will be taught Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:50 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.
Experience and Qualifications:
Candidates should hold a Master’s Degree along with a demonstrated experience teaching Modern Japanese History to undergraduates and evidence of teaching effectiveness.
PhD is highly desirable.
A complete application includes a letter of interest and how you are prepared to support the Mission of the College, a CV/resume, on-line application and the name and contact information for three (3) professional references.
Candidates who submit names of references should expect that references will be contacted, in confidence, by the College and that credentials will be confirmed prior to hire. Candidates who become finalists will be expected to sign a consent authorizing a broader inquiry.
Saint Mary's is an equal employment opportunity employer. We support inclusive excellence and are committed to creating a safe and welcoming community for all.
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History of Japan, Modern and Contemporary Japan, Modern Japanese History, Japanese Studies, Modern Japanese Literature, History of Religion in Modern Japan, Modern Japan, Learning and Teaching, Humanities, Humanities and Social Sciences, Higher Education, Foreign Language Teaching and Acquisition, Indo Japanese Cultural Linkages, and Travel Writing