Florida State University, Modern Language & Linguistics

Position ID:Florida State University-Modern Language & Linguistics-JAP [#23560, 53348]
Position Title: Open Rank Faculty, 9 Month Salaried (Japanese & East Asian Languages and Cultures)
Position Type:Open Rank
Position Location:Tallahassee, Florida 32303, United States
Subject Area: Japanese Language / Japanese literature
Appl Deadline:2022/12/20 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/11/02, listed until 2023/05/02)
Position Description:    

The Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics at Florida State University invites applications for a nine-month tenure-track (open rank) position in modern/contemporary Japanese visual culture and media studies, beginning August 2023. Applicants must have a PhD from an accredited institution in Japanese, East Asian Studies, Comparative Literature, or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates who can offer courses on subjects including (but not limited to) Japanese and East Asian film, text and image relations, translation, new media, and popular culture. The candidate will teach two courses per semester, one of which may be a Japanese language class or language-based content class. The candidate must have prior experience teaching Japanese language, or texts in the original language. The successful candidate must demonstrate scholarly excellence, a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching and mentorship, and strong leadership skills. Specifically, the candidate will be expected to take on a leading role in the East Asian Languages and Cultures program at FSU, and to participate in the intellectual life of a department that brings together faculty from multiple languages and disciplines. The department values diversity among its faculty, and strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented groups. Please visit our website (https://modlang.fsu.edu) for more information about the department. The Florida State University accepts online applications at http://jobs.fsu.edu (Job ID#53348). To apply, please provide a cover letter, a CV, a research statement, a teaching statement, a diversity statement, and a writing sample (20-30 pages). Three letters of recommendation must be requested separately through the FSU system via the My References link. Review of applications will begin on November 30, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. The desired start date is August 7, 2023. Any questions may be directed to Dr. Reinier Leushuis, Department Chair, at rleushuis@fsu.edu. FSU is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.PDF

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Contact: https://modlang.fsu.edu, 850644-2334
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Diffenbaugh 362
Tallahassee, FL. 32306
Web Page: https://modlang.fsu.edu