Lecturer in Japanese Language

University of Texas Austin Department of Asian Studies, College of Liberal Arts

United States


The Department of Asian Studies at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a one-year lecturer position in Japanese language, beginning September 1, 2020. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two sections of lower-division Japanese (JPN 611D) in Fall and 3 sections of another lower-division course (JPN 601D) in Spring.




A Master’s degree or higher in Japanese language or a closely related field and native or near native proficiency in both Japanese and English. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience. 

Application Instructions

Please upload a letter of interest, current CV,  *10-15 minute video clip(s) of recent example of teaching (if possible, please include one clip that demonstrates your ability to introduce new grammatical concepts and another that focuses on guiding students’ practice exercises), three letters of recommendation, and relevant syllabi including a list of courses taught and textbooks used. Security sensitive position; background check conducted on applicant selected.

*please include video links in letter of interest or CV 

Review of applications will begin March 12, 2020, and the search will remain open until filled.  

In your application, please refer to Professorpositions.com


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