Coordinate the Integrated English Program (a 2-year academic English program for 1st and 2nd year students).  Hire, orient, and mentor adjunct faculty.  Engage in curriculum and materials development, program evaluation, and test creation.  Teach a seminar, a lecture course, graduate courses in communication, as well as graduation thesis and possibly MA thesis advising.  Have a willingness to engage in activities that benefit the department. (e.g., assistance in coordinating study abroad programs and participation in departmental and university-wide committees)
Documents to be submitted
All application documents must be submitted in hard copy format.
 Curriculum vitae with a passport-size photo, phone number, e-mail address, and home address.  A list of publications, conference presentations, research contributions (research grants, research project participation, etc.), and a list of educational experience/achievements/activities.  Copy of diploma (highest/latest degree; color copy or digital image).  Copies/reprints of three published works (journal articles, book chapters, books, etc.). Please include abstracts of three main works (200 words in English).  Finalists invited for interviews will also be required to submit two letters of recommendation with the name, affiliation, position, email, and other contact details of the referees.  Any qualifications demonstrating Japanese language proficiency.
Address for submission of documents: Professor Allen-Tamai Mitsue, Department of English, College of Literature, Aoyama Gakuin University 4-4-25 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8366 Japan
Please send documents by registered mail. Write “Application for Faculty Position in TESOL, Communication" in red on the envelope. Your documents will not be returned. Address inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Applications not received by the deadline, April 2nd, will not be considered.
 High level of English proficiency.  Doctorate (or other evidence of advanced research acumen) in TESOL, Communication, or closely related fields.  Minimum of three years university teaching experience in Japan.  Experience coordinating an academic English program.  Background in curriculum/ materials development and exam creation.
Professionalism as shown through a substantial number of publications and academic conference presentations in relevant areas.  Japanese ability sufficient to fulfill administrative responsibilities and to participate in meetings conducted in Japanese.
Additional Salary Information: In accordance with the regulations of Aoyama Gakuin University.
About Aoyama Gakuin University
Aoyama Gakuin University (AGU) was founded in 1949 as part of Aoyama Gakuin, celebrating the 140-year anniversary of its institutional foundation in 2014. AGU has established a national reputation for the quality of its teaching and its international ambience, and is widely recognized as one of the leading private universities in Japan.