Assistant Professor in Japanese Studies
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Department of Japanese Studies
Hong Kong

Assistant Professor - (160001X1)


Department/Unit: Department of Japanese Studies

Closing Date: Until the post is filled

The Master of Arts Programme in Japanese Studies, under the Department of Japanese Studies, is looking for a dynamic candidate to fill a non-tenure track position at the level of Assistant Professor. For details of the Programme, please visit

Applicants should (i) have a relevant PhD degree; (ii) be dedicated to teaching; (iii) have an excellent record of research with a record of success in grant applications; (iv) be able to work well as a team member; and (v) have native or near-native fluency in English and Japanese. Applicants with expertise in Japanese culture and society are particularly welcome.

Duties include (a) teaching postgraduate courses related to Japanese culture; (b) project coordination; (c) mentoring students; (d) managing administration and curriculum development of the Programme; and (e) committee work.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for up to two years initially commencing August 2017, renewable subject to performance, availability of funding and mutual agreement.

Applications will be accepted until the post is filled.

Application Procedure:

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. Please upload a full CV, contact details of three referees, writing samples, past teaching evaluations, and a statement of teaching and research interests.

For more information, please contact Ms. Helen Chan (Tel: (852) 3943 6466 or e-mail:

Job: Professoriate, Teaching and Research Academic Posts

Organization: Department of Japanese Studies

Unposting Date: Ongoing

If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Educaloxy


All Jobs


Harvard University Academic Positions

Kuwait University Current Faculty Openings

Osaka University Academic Opportunities

Purdue University Job Postings for Faculty Positions

Texas Tech University Faculty Openings

Tsinghua University Job Postings

University of Cambridge Job Openings

University of Geneva Faculty Opportunities

University of New South Wales Job Openings

University of Nottingham Research Positions

University of Oslo Academic Jobs

University of Saskatchewan Faculty Positions

University of Southampton Research Vacancies

University of Tokyo Current Academic Vacancies

University of Toronto Open Faculty Positions