Japanese Instructor Position Open
The Department of World Languages and Literatures at California State University, San Bernardino is seeking a Part-time Instructor to teach a three-unit section of JAPN 2900, Japanese Literature in English, and/or a three-unit section of JAPN 3900, Voices & Visions from the World of Japanese Anime and Manga, in the FALL 2020 semester and/or the Spring 2021 semester. Both courses are General Education courses, taught in English, and offered as fully online courses. On campus instruction is NOT required.
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Department Chair Position Open
The Department of World Languages and Literatures at California State University, San Bernardino invites applications for the position of Department Chair. The appointment will be as a tenured Associate or Full Professor with a full-time, three-year appointment as Department Chair (subject to renewal) to begin August 1, 2020.
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The Department of World Languages & Literatures (WLL) offers a wide variety of courses in the world languages, including American Sign Language, Arabic, French, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, and Spanish. Master's degree is available in Spanish (MA); Bachelor's degrees are available in Arabic (BA), French (BA), and Spanish (BA); minors are available in Arabic, French, Japanese, and Spanish, as well as Asian Studies and Latin American Studies.
Our classes will teach you to understand, speak, read and write the language you are studying. Our courses promote an understanding of world civilizations and an appreciation of their literatures. This background will prepare you for jobs in a variety of professions such as international trade, librarian, interpreter, translator, foreign service officer, foreign trade specialist, diplomacy, intelligence, teaching and law enforcement.
Study of another language truly places the world in your hands: you will be prepared to meet and work with people from other cultures. With the advancement of technology and the global marketplace, study of another language enhances job opportunities for everyone. Be prepared for the world of tomorrow by studying another language today.
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