Vacancy: Assistant Professor in Japanese

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.


About Erica Mena

Erica Mena is a Puerto Rican poet, translator, and book artist. Pronouns: they/them.
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