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Teaching Assistant – (240000TZ) 


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Department of Japanese Studies

Teaching Assistant 

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree or above; preferable in Japanese language/Japanese Studies or related fields; (ii) native or near-native fluency in Japanese; (iii) a good command of English; (iv) a good command of Chinese is an advantage; (v) a pass in the Japanese Language Proficiency Test N1 or equivalent for non-native speaker of Japanese language; (vi) a strong sense of responsibility; (vii) good communication skills; and (viii) the ability to work independently and as part of a team.  

The appointee will assist in (a) teaching Japanese language major class tutorial; (b) preparing class materials; (c) test and exam administration; (d) providing administrative support for course registration of elementary Japanese language classes; (e) placement test and make-up class arrangements; (f) one-year exchange programme administration; and (g) performing other administrative duties as assigned by the Department. 

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one year commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to performance and mutual agreement. 

Applicants should submit the following documents in the online application: (1) a full curriculum vitae; (2) copies of transcripts and certificates of all tertiary level studies; and (3) copies of Japanese Language Proficiency Test results if any.


Application Procedure

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit


Job: Professoriate, Teaching and Research Academic Posts
Organization: Department of Japanese Studies
Unposting Date: Apr 23, 2024