Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Job Opportunities

The Faculty Recruitment and Support Office provides prospective faculty members with information on life at Queen's and in the Kingston Community and assists new faculty members and their families with the relocation process. Services are confidential.

Faculty Recruitment and Support Program

 

Faculty Positions

No positions at this time

 

Student Positions

Teaching Assistantships in JAPN 100A (Fall Term) and JAPN 100B (Winter Term)

Applications are invited for Teaching Assistantships in JAPN 100 “Introduction to Japanese I” for 2018-19. Students wishing to apply for a TA-ship should meet the following criteria:

  • You should have completed JAPN 200/300 or equivalent with a final grade of 80 per cent or higher (at least A- or 3.7 GPA).
  • Proficiency both in Japanese and in English is required.

Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant is an advantage. In addition to the general criteria listed above, the selection of candidates will be based on course grades, number of core courses completed, and year of study. Teaching Assistants are expected to work an average of two hours per week. Their responsibilities include participating in Teaching Assistant training (3.0 hours), Health and Safety Training (1.5 hours), Accessible Instruction for Educators Training (1.5 hours), giving weekly tutorials (grammar introduction and lab activities), and attending weekly meetings (.5 hours/week) with the supervisor.

  • Applicants should provide an up-to-date transcript (unofficial) and a cover letter.

Please submit your application via e-mail to Dr. Margaret Maliszewska maliszew@queensu.ca by May 1, 2018.

Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview (conducted in Japanese and English).

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Maliszewska by email or by phone at 613-533-2072.

 

Teaching Assistantships in JAPN 200A (Fall Term) and JAPN 200B (Winter Term)

Applications are invited for Teaching Assistantships in JAPN 200 “Introduction to Japanese II” for 2018-19. Students wishing to apply for a TA-ship should meet the following criteria:

  • You should have completed JAPN 300 or equivalent with a final grade of 80 per cent or higher (at least A- or 3.7 GPA).
  • Proficiency both in Japanese and in English is required.

Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant is an advantage. In addition to the general criteria listed above, the selection of candidates will be based on course grades, number of core courses completed, and year of study. Teaching Assistants are expected to work an average of two hours per week. Their responsibilities include participating in Teaching Assistant training (3.0 hours), Health and Safety Training (1.5 hours), Accessible Instruction for Educators Training (1.5 hours), giving weekly tutorials (grammar introduction and lab activities), and attending weekly meetings (.5 hours/week) with the supervisor.

  • Applicants should provide an up-to-date transcript (unofficial) and a cover letter.

Please submit your application via e-mail to Dr. Margaret Maliszewska maliszew@queensu.ca by May 1, 2018.

Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview (conducted in Japanese and English).

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Maliszewska by email or by phone at 613-533-2072.