Job Announcement: School of Creative System Engineering (English)

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Job Announcement: School of Creative System Engineering (English)



Job Announcement for a Full-Time Position (Tenured),

Associate-Professor/ Lecturer –

English: School of Creative System Engineering, Akita College (KOSEN)

National Institute of Technology (KOSEN), Akita College
URL of institution or department

Department of Human Science, School of Creative System Engineering

Institution type
National Institute of Technology, Japan
Content of job information

Tenured Associate Professor or Tenured Lecturer

(Rank will be determined based on qualifications and job experience.)


[Academic research field]

Field related to English


[Educational subjects] (teaching for students)

English from high-school to college level

 (EnglishⅠA, EnglishⅠB, EnglishⅡA, EnglishⅡB, EnglishⅢ,

Oral English Practice, English Conversation, EnglishⅣ, EnglishⅤ,

General EnglishⅠ, General EnglishⅡ, Advanced English, etc.)


[Job Location]

1-1, Iijima-Bunkyo-cho, Akita, 011-8511, Japan


[Expected job starting date]

As early as possible after September 1, 2022

Research field
[Area] Humanities


(1) Literature in English

(2) English linguistics

(3) Foreign language education (related to English)

Job type

Associate Professor or Lecturer

Employment status

Full-time (Tenured)

Work location
Akita City (TOHOKU district), Japan

(1) Having the degree of Doctor (Ph.D.) is preferable.


(2) Having ability to give English lecture in English or Japanese.


(3) Having interests in education and researches at the college of National Institute of

Technology (KOSEN). Having understanding and enthusiasm for students’ daily life guidance

at the college, especially for class management, club and students’ dormitory.


(4) It is desirable for foreign people to be able to communicate in Japanese.


Basic (monthly) salary is paid based on the rule of the National Institute of Technology,

determined mainly by age and job experience. Various allowances are paid if some

requirements are met. There are bonus-system and pay raise system.


[Working hours]

 From 8:30 to 17:00.



 (Basically) Saturday, Sunday and national holiday

Depending on the college events, several holidays change to working days, based on the labor

agreement with the college. The system for paid holidays is based on the rule of the National

Institute of Technology.



Insurance of “Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid

Association, Japan” and Labor insurance.

Application period
Deadline: June 30, 2022.
/notification of result
/contact details
[Required documents for application]

(1) Resume, curriculum vitae: Containing the following items,

Name, date of birth, age, sex, current address, phone number, e-mail address, and profile

photo. In addition, educational background (history of education), academic and professional

practice experience (work history), membership on professional organizations, degrees and

awards. (A4 version, style optional)


(2) List of achievements: Categorized into the following four items,

Theses, projects, patents and publications. Peer-reviewed papers should be specified.

(A4 version, style optional)


(3) Copy of five main publications (five peer-reviewed papers).


(4) Summary of current research work within one page of A4-size paper.


(5) An essay on aspirations for education and research activity at the college, if employed,

within one page of A4-size paper.


(6) A letter of recommendation.

Otherwise, a document with name, affiliation, title and contact information of a person

(resident in Japan, if possible) to whom we can ask reference opinions about the applicant.


[Application Deadline]

June 30, 2022.

Application documents must be accepted not later than 17:00, Thursday, June 30, 2022.


[Delivering address]


Office of Human Resources,

Akita College, National Institute of Technology,

1-1, Iijima-Bunkyo-cho, Akita, 011-8511,



(1) Mark the envelope as “Application Materials Enclosed (English)” in red, and send as a

registered package.

(2) Application documents will not be returned.

(3) The personal information described in the application documents will not be used for any

purpose other than this screening.


[Selection process]

First screening: Document review

Second screening: Interview


The interview will be held from early July to mid-July. No travel expenses for interview are


The selection result will be notified by e-mail.


[Contact] (e-mail only)


Professor, Head of Dept.,

Department of Human Science,

Akita College, National Institute of Technology, Japan


Additional information

Our college is promoting gender equality. The woman will be preferentially employed, if

evaluations of applicants’ achievements (including educational achievements, research

achievements, and social contributions) are recognized as equivalent. The retirement age of

our professors is 63.


After being hired, your work location will be the location of our school (1-1, Iijimabunkyocho,

Akita City Akita Prefecture). However, if you wish, you may transfer to another college between

national colleges of technology.

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