FLL – Assistant Professor in Japanese
Advertising Copy – March 2015
The Department of Foreign Languages and Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites
applications for a tenure-track position in Japanese literature and culture, contingent on budgetary
Candidates must have their Ph.D. in Japanese language or culture in-hand by the time of employment, a
demonstrated record of scholarly publications, and native or near-native fluency in Japanese and
Preferred qualifications include: extensive experience in teaching contemporary Japanese literature,
culture, and language at all levels, experience in supervising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate
students, experience in program management and development, and willingness to serve as coordinator
for Japanese and its associated study abroad programs.
The successful candidate will participate in the interdepartmental Translation and M.A. programs.
Our standard teaching load is two courses per semester.
Initial review of applications will begin immediately; applications received after April 30, 2015 will not be
Please submit application letter, curriculum vitae, statement of scholarly and teaching interests, and
three confidential letters of reference prior to May 1, 2015.
Applicants should upload all the items into the application system via the following link:
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is an EEO/AA employer.