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Lecturer, CC (Japanese)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
UH Maui College
Kahului, Maui
Date Posted:
April 20, 2018
Closing Date:
Salary Information:
Minimum $1569 per credit

Other Conditions:
  • Part-time, non-tenure track, for placement in Spring, Summer and/or Fall on lecturer pool, contingent on availability of funds and actual staffing requirements for UH Maui campus. Day, evening, and/or Saturday offerings, on- and off-campus.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Under general supervision, to conduct courses in Japanese
  2. Maintain office hours of at least one hour per week for each course taught.
  3. Prepare course outlines and reports related to teaching and student progress.
  4. Work under supervision of department chairperson in integrating teaching efforts with other instructors in the discipline area.
  5. Student and peer evaluations and self-assessment of teaching effectiveness are required.
  6. May include instructional assignments involving distance learning.
  7. Commitment to community college principles and philosophy is essential.
  8. The college strongly emphasizes the “open door” concept and serves a diverse student and community population.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. All degrees must be earned from an accredited institution. If qualified applicants are not available, those not meeting minimum qualifications may be considered on an exception basis
  2. JAPANESE LANGUAGE: Functionally native oral and written fluency in Japanese, the ability to communicate in English, and one of the following:
  3. Master’s degree in Japanese (language and literature)
  4. OR Master’s degree in Japanese as a Second Language
  5. OR Master’s degree in the study of the culture or history of the people who speak Japanese
  6. OR Master’s degree in Linguistics, ESL, Education, or another language. At least 12 credits of *advanced coursework in second language methodology, Japanese literature, Japanese culture, or any combination thereof.
  7. *Advanced coursework" is defined as 300-400 level courses offered in a bachelor's program. "Graduate level" coursework is defined as post baccalaureate courses at the level specified by the institution where the credits were earned.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Successful community college teaching experience.
  2. Ability to use writing assignments and integrate teaching of appropriate thinking skills into course content as an integral part of students’ classroom learning activities.

To Apply:
Visit and search for the Job Number 2018-00383 to submit an application.
  1. UH Maui College - Human Resources
  2. 310 Kaahumanu Avenue
  3. Kahului, HI 96732
  1. Kahele Dukelow; 808-984-3346;

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