JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Soka University

This listing is inactive.
Faculty of Economics
Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452537
Date Posted: 02/18/2015
Date Inactive: 04/02/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Hachioji, Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

[Starting date] April 1, 2016
[Research field] Economics
[Number of positions] One associate professor/lecturer
[Job Description]
1. Teach at least three undergraduate courses including microeconomics, macroeconomics, and/or statistics in English.
2. Teach at least one basic foundations course, 'freshman seminar'.
3. Participate in educational and administrative activities organized by the faculty and the university.
4. Conduct research in applicant's research field.
[Employment Status] Associate Professor, and Lecturer level. Tenure-track position with initial three-year contract. Upon contract completion, achievements in research and instruction will be reviewed by the faculty review committee.
1. All candidates must agree with the Founding Principles and Mission Statement of Soka University (
2. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in economics before taking up the position. We welcome applicants of all nationalities, but candidates are required a high level of fluency of English and intermediate fluency of Japanese.
[Treatment] In accordance with the provisions of Soka University regulations.
[Mission Statement]
[Selection Process] After documentary screening, shortlisted candidates will be interviewed in April/May, 2015.
Skype interviews are possible for overseas candidates. Notification of decision: Applicants will be notified by email.
[Application Materials and Contact Information]

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 03/10/2015