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The Department of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures (REALC) at Emory University in Atlanta, GA seeks a full-time lecturer in Japanese language and culture to begin Fall 2019. This is a three-year renewable position pending positive reviews. It is a professional career track position with possibility of promotion. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Japanese pedagogy, linguistics, or a closely related area (ABD and in rare cases MA will be considered) and possess native or near-native proficiency in Japanese and English in addition to successful college teaching experience. Familiarity with new technologies in teaching and with methods of assessment are desirable. Teaching load is 5 courses per academic year. The candidate will be expected to teach courses in Japanese language and culture based on his or her qualifications and to take a leadership role in program development. Scholarly exchange is promoted among faculty in our department, which includes the programs in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Russian. We also collaborate with the East Asian Studies Program and a range of other programs.