The Indiana Academy is accepting applications for a full time, academic year Instructor of Japanese, position available August 2022. Primary responsibilities include teaching of assignments are 2 sections of Japanese I and 1 section of Japanese II plus 2 hour additional duty.
The Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities is a residential school for academically gifted high school juniors and seniors from across the state of Indiana. The Academy is located on the campus of Ball State University. For further information on the Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities please visit https://academy.bsu.edu/.
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Position Function: Provide Japanese classes to students as part of their world language requirements for the Indiana High School Honors diploma. Anticipated assignments are 2 sections of Japanese I and 1 section of Japanese II plus 2 hour additional duty.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Japanese from an accredited institution combined with a demonstrated expert level of linguistic skill and fluency in the Japanese language; previous teaching experience at the secondary level or undergraduate collegiate level.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Doctoral degree from a regionally accredited institution in the appropriate academic area or a related discipline; significant previous teaching experience at the secondary school program for students with exceptional academic ability or undergraduate collegiate level.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/32171 . Include the following documents with your application: curriculum vitae, cover letter, and Inclusive excellence statement addressed to search committee chair, Joel Olufowote. In the Applicant Documents section of this application, please provide an inclusive excellence statement describing how you would contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at Ball State University through your teaching, research, and/or service. Please include examples of your contributions when possible. Word limit 500.
The option to upload transcripts, and two letters of recommendation, is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through 08/03/2022.
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