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Job Announcement for Associate Professor or full-time Lecturer in Business Management and Commerce



Department Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Content of job information Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Shizuoka University seeks to hire an Associate Professor or a full-time Lecturer in Business Management or Commerce (Marketing, Distribution, Merchandising, Human resource administration, etc.). Candidates should be willing to be involved with college management along side their teaching and research work.

〇Major field
Business management or Commerce

〇Teaching Responsibilities
Undergraduate level:Subjects in the field of business management and commerce(lecture in Japanese), Advanced Business English(lecture in Japanese & English), Introduction to International Japan Studies I and II, and Seminar in International Japan Studies I and II(lecture in English), Seminars for students of all grades
*General education subjects may also be required.
*The subjects of International Japan Studies are taught about business management and commerce in Japan. For these subjects, please refer to the Faculty's website

Graduate level:Subjects in the field of business management or commerce(lecture in Japanese)

Address of work location
836, Ohya, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka-Shi, Shizuoka-Ken

Number of Positions: One (1)
Rank: Associate Professor, or Full-Time Lecuturer
Employment Status: Tenured

Starting date
April 1, 2018 or October 1, 2018
Qualifications (1) Ph.D or equivalent academic achievements in a relevant field.
(2) More than two research publications in the field of business management or commerce.
(3) Ability to teach in Japanese and in English
Japanese language ability to take part in meetings and to fulfill the duties of college management conducted in Japanese is also required.
(4) Must reside in or nearby Shizuoka City once employed.
(5) Must attend an interview and a presentation of teaching at the University when requested.
  (No compensation for travel expense is offered.)
(6) Japanese nationals must have at least one degree from a non-Japanese university.
Compensation Basic terms and conditions are set in accordance with the rules and regulations of Shizuoka University.The details are as follows:
(1) Salary
The starting monthly salary is based on working experience. Some allowances might be available, including semi-annual bonus, regional cost-of-living allowance, commuting allowance, allowances for dependents and housing , and retirement allowance.
(2) Working hours
Basic working hours per week is 38 hours 45 minutes. A flextime system is employed.
(3) Holidays
Two days a week(five-day work week) and extra holidays set by the university
(4) Paid holidays, seasonal vacation, and other official leaves
 a. Twenty paid holidays per year.
 b. Other kinds of leave such as sick leave is availavle upon condition.
Application period 2017/9/29 Deadline for receipt
Application materials You are required to fill the application materials in Japanese, apart from the item number (2).
(1) CV (refer to Form 1)(Word / PDF
(2) List of publications (refer to Form 2)(Word / PDF
*Underline the title of the five(5) most significant publications.
*Original or copies of all the published publications are required.
(3) Teaching experience to date (refer to Form 3) (Word / PDF
(4) Statement on Research and Teaching, including the subjects in the field of Business Management and Commerce you can teach, in approximately 3,000~4,000 Japanese letters (refer to Form 4)(Word / PDF
(5) Two references, with contact information.
Adress for application Administration Office, Faculty of Humanites and Social Sciences in Shizuoka University
836, Ohya, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka-Shi, Shizuoka-Ken, Japan
Postal code : 422-8529
E-mail : jinbun-senkou3@adb.shizuoka.ac.jp

*Application materials must be sent by registered mail. Please mark the envelop "Business Management and Commerce faculty application" using red pen.
*Submitted documents will be used only for the selection process.
*To return submitted documents please enclose an envelop with your address and stamps. If the enclosed stamps are not sufficient, the documents will be returned by "pay on delivery".

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