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J-STUDIEN
16.05.2019

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SOAS University of London

Senior Teaching Fellow in
Modern and Contemporary Japanese Literature

(0.8, fixed term)

Salary Range - £36,699 to £43,110 (full-time equivalent) per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Part time (28 hours per week – 0.8 FTE)
This post is fixed-term until September 2022
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Vacancy Reference: 001772

The role and its responsibilities
We are recruiting for a Senior Teaching Fellow on a part-time basis until September 2022. You would be required to convene and teach courses to an agreed number of hours of classroom contact per year, agreed in the light of other responsibilities, and to a maximum of 28 hours per week as well as setting and marking exams. Furthermore, you will act as supervisor for students at undergraduate and Masters’ level and make yourself available for academic advice. You will be expected to engage in pedagogic research and scholarship in support of teaching as well as attending meetings, seminars and teaching fora. Additional teaching-related and administrative duties may also be required.

Skills and experience
Applicants should hold a PhD in modern/contemporary Japanese literature (applicants close to completion will also be considered) and should have evidence of administrative and organisational skills. You should have well-developed oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, enabling you to establish and maintain good working relationships with students and staff. Teaching experience in a Higher Education environment, preferably a University is desirable.

Further information
For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Dr Griseldis Kirsch, gk10@soas.ac.uk or 020 7898 4288.

Competitive benefits package

As an employer of choice SOAS offers an extensive benefits package including:

  • 30 days holiday plus bank holidays and additional School closure days (pro rata for part time staff)
  • Pension scheme with generous employer contribution
  • Various loan schemes including season ticket and IT equipment
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay provisions, childcare voucher scheme, financial support for childcare

About Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures brings together staff working on China, Japan, Korea and Tibet. Staff research is focused on history, linguistics, literature and cinema and screen studies. All staff have a strong background in at least one language of the region, making the research within the respective disciplines thoroughly grounded within Area Studies.

The research of our members of staff in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures influences the teaching of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Chinese, Japanese and Korean Studies. Furthermore, all members are linked to the respective regional research centres at SOAS.

SOAS, University of London is the world’s leading institution for the study of Asia, Africa and the Middle East, offering programmes in arts, humanities, languages, law and social sciences. Inaugurated in June 1916, SOAS has had an international reach since the arrival of its first students in February 1917 and celebrated its Centenary in 2016.

How to apply
If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please complete the short online application form. Further information can be found in the Job Description and Person Specification, along with a full list of duties and responsibilities.

Closing date: Tuesday 28 May 2019

Completed applications must be received by 23:59 on the closing date to be considered.

Interviews will provisionally be held in the week commencing: 27 June 2019

Please note that it will not be possible for SOAS to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship for successful candidates as the pro-rata salary will not meet the minimum threshold set by UK Visas and Immigration. Successful candidates will therefore need to be eligible to work in the UK or have limited leave to remain in the UK and associated right to work for the duration of their employment with SOAS, in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

If you have any questions or require any assistance with regard to the application process, please contact hr-recruitment@soas.ac.uk.

At SOAS we celebrate diversity and promote equality and inclusion amongst our staff and students. As such, we welcome applications from all, regardless of personal characteristics or background.

Click on the link(s) below to download the job description/person specification
001772 Job Description Senior Teaching Fellow Modern and Contemporary Japanese Literature.pdf

 

J-STUDIEN
18.04.2019

Das DEUTSCHE INSTITUT FÜR JAPANSTUDIEN (DIJ), TOKYO sucht 

eine wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin /
einen wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiter

mit Forschungsschwerpunkt in den Geistes-, Sozial- oder Wirtschaftswissenschaften des modernen Japan, auch im globalen Kontext.

Das DIJ ist ein Institut der öffentlich-rechtlichen bundesunmittelbaren Max Weber Stiftung Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland (MWS), Bonn.

Bewerber/-innen müssen über ein abgeschlossenes Hochschulstudium mit Promotion, gute Kenntnisse der japanischen Sprache und Forschungserfahrung in Japan verfügen. Bei Erfüllung der Voraussetzungen gilt:

  • Die Vergütung erfolgt bei Vorliegen entsprechender Voraussetzungen nach Entgeltgruppe 13 TVöD zuzüglich Auslandsdienstbezügen nach den Bestimmungen des öffentlichen Dienstes.
  • Die Stelle ist befristet für die Dauer von 3 Jahren zu  besetzen, mit einer Verlängerungsmöglichkeit um weiteren 2 Jahre.

Erwartet wird selbständige wissenschaftliche Arbeit an einem Forschungsprojekt, das sich aus sozial- oder geisteswissenschaftlicher Sicht mit Fragen der digitalen Transformation befasst. Durch Studium nachgewiesene Kenntnisse auf dem Gebiet der Mathematik und/oder Informatik sind wünschenswert.

Bewerber/innen sollen ein Konzept zu Ihrem Forschungsvorhaben vorlegen, das Fragestellung(en) und Methode(n) erläutert und darüber hinaus auch Anknüpfungspunkte an aktuelle internationale Forschung und Möglichkeiten der Kooperation mit Partnern in Japan, Deutschland oder Drittländern aufzeigt.

Neben der Forschung wird auch die Mitarbeit an allgemeinen Institutsaufgaben erwartet. 
Der Arbeitsort ist Tokyo.

Schwerbehinderte Bewerber/-innen werden bei gleicher Eignung bevorzugt berücksichtigt. Die Max Weber Stiftung strebt die Erhöhung des Anteils von Frauen im wissenschaftlichen Bereich an und fordert deshalb qualifizierte Frauen nachdrücklich auf, sich zu bewerben. Frauen werden nach Maßgabe des Bundesgleichstellungsgesetzes bei gleicher Qualifikation vorrangig berücksichtigt.

Bewerbungen sind unter Beifügung von Zeugnissen, Lebenslauf, Schriftenverzeichnis, zweier wissen-schaftlicher Gutachten sowie eines Konzepts zum eigenen Forschungsvorhaben bis zum 31. Mai 2019 per Email zu richten an: director@dijtokyo.org oder postalisch an
Deutsches Institut für Japanstudien 
Prof. Dr. Franz Waldenberger 
7-1 Kioicho, Jochi Kioizaka Bldg. 2F 
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0094. Japan

 

J-STUDIEN
18.04.2019

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Hosei University Research Center for International Japanese Studies would like to invite applications for the post of

Fixed-Term Full-time Researcher, secializing in any field of Japanese studies, especially humanities or social sciences.

Deadline of the application is Friday, 31st May 2019 (Postmarks on this day will be accepted).

Fumiko Kobayashi
Faculty of Letters, Hosei university
fkoba@hosei.ac.jp