05/01/2021

Project Assistant Professor


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    The University of Tokyo
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    AnthropologyCultural anthropology
    Arts
    EconomicsTourism studies
    GeographyHuman geography
    History
    Language sciencesLinguistics
    Literature
    Philosophy
    Sociology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    12/03/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Tokyo
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Title & Positions:
Project Assistant Professor
One or more

Term of Employment:
1 September 2021 to 31 March 2022

Renewal of Contract:
Following the initial term of employment, the employment agreement may be renewed annually in 12-month contracts. Renewal of the employment agreement will be determined by all relevant factors, including budget status, job performance, and conduct.

Probation Period:
Six (6) months from the date of employment

Place of Work:
The University of Tokyo (Komaba Campus)
3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Affiliation:
Center for Research and Development of Higher Education

Work Responsibilities:
The appointee will teach seven 105-minute English classes each week. There are 13 to 14 weeks per semester and two semesters per year. The courses taught include academic writing for first-year undergraduates (science students in the case of ALESS, humanities students in the case of ALESA), workshops designed to improve fluency in academic discussion, and occasional electives. The appointee will also participate in curriculum development and regular program meetings.

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Benefits

Working Hours:
A discretionary work system for professional work applies. Working hours will be deemed as 7 hours and 45 minutes per day.

Days Off:
Saturdays, Sundays, most national holidays, and the year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 – January 3)

Leave:
Annual paid leave and special leaves as specified by University regulations

Salary and Allowances:
The gross salary is 6,000,000 Japanese yen (JPY) per year. A commuting allowance is provided up to JPY 55,000.

Insurance:
Employees are automatically enrolled in the Mutual Aid Association of MEXT (the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and are covered by employment insurance.

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
The University of Tokyo
Japan
Tokyo

EURAXESS offer ID: 592726
Posting organisation offer ID: D120121785

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