Japanese Language Fellow

Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Apr 07, 2021
Employment Level
Fellowship
Employment Type
Part Time


Vassar College

Japanese Language Fellow


Department: Chinese & Japanese Department
Duration of Position: Temporary
Work Schedule:
Employee Type: Administrator
Posting Date: 01/26/2021
Union Representation: Not Applicable
Posting Number: AS036P
Pay Rate:

About Vassar College
Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged. Vassar College is a smoke-free, tobacco-free campus.

Position Summary and Responsibilities
Vassar College invites applications for Japanese Language Fellow (Intern) for the 2021-22 academic year (late August, 2021 through May, 2022).

The Language Fellow, who must be a native level speaker of Japanese, assists the Japanese faculty members in preparing teaching materials and conducting drill sessions for 15 hours a week. Language Fellows receive free room and board on Vassar's campus in student housing for the academic year, a monthly stipend of $650 for 10 months, and health insurance coverage. They may also take up to two courses per semester free at Vassar.


Qualifications
Language Fellows should at least have a B.A. and be fluent in English.

To apply, please send a cover letter, vita, an audio recording introducing yourself in both Japanese and English, and at least one recommendation letter. Review of applications is ongoing until the position is filled. Please send applications to Hiromi Dollase, Chair, Department of Chinese and Japanese, via email to chineseandjapanese@vassar.edu. Do not send application material to Vassar’s Human Resources website. All applications must be sent to the following email address: chineseandjapanese@vassar.edu or they will not be reviewed or accepted.


Special Instructions to Applicants
See above

For full consideration applicants should apply by:

All applicants must apply online at: https://employment.vassar.edu/postings/1740.



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