Job Opening: Modern Japanese Studies (esp. Religion or Literature)

Institution: University of Manchester, UK, School of Languages, Linguistics & Cultures
Location:   United Kingdom
Position:   Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Japanese Studies

Applications are invited for a permanent lectureship or senior lectureship in Japanese Studies. The post will be based within the subject area of East Asian Studies in the School of Arts, Languages, and Cultures.

The person being sought for this position will contribute to both the Japanese Studies teaching programme, which primarily focuses on Japan in the modern era, and to its research profile.  Applications are invited for any area of modern Japanese Studies, but are especially welcomed from those working on religion or literature. Candidates with research interests related to other areas in Japanese Studies are also encouraged to apply.

Salary : GBP 32,901 to GBP 55,908
Employment type :Permanent
Hours per week :Full-time

The post is tenable from 1 September 2012.

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Further particulars can be found here:

or through the University website (

Contact: Informal enquiries
Please send any enquiries to Informal inquiries to Dr Mara Patessio, Japanese Studies



About Paura

Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history and hopes to one day be competent enough to teach it to others.
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