Call for Instructors

Aoyama Gakuin University’s Department of English, in the Faculty of Literature, is seeking instructors for a variety of classes in its Integrated English Program. The classes are all held at its Aoyama Campus, in the Omotesando area of Shibuya.

Job details:
Position: Part-time one-year contract, renewable upon mutual agreement

Teaching days: The courses in the Integrated English Program (IEP) are held on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

Courses: Four-skills English courses, and ones concentrating on listening or writing, for first and second year English majors.

Campus: 4-4-25 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-8366

  • 10 minutes’ walk from Shibuya Station on the JR Yamanote Line, JR Saikyo Line, Tokyu Line, Keio Inokashira Line, Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line, and other lines.
  • 5 minutes’ walk from Omotesando Station on the Tokyo Metro (Ginza Line, Chiyoda Line, and Hanzomon Line)

Start date: April 1st, 2024 

Compensation: According to the university pay scale

(1) Master’s (or higher) degree in TESOL or closely related field
(2) Advanced proficiency in English with a working knowledge of Japanese
(3) Three or more academic publications
(4) Three years or more of teaching experience at the university level (at least some of it in Japan)

Selection process: Short-listed candidates will be contacted and interviewed in January.

Application requirements:
(1) CV, including visa status
(2) List of publications (can be included in the CV)
Telephone inquiries will not be accepted.

Deadline: Tuesday, January 26, 2024

Contact details:
The application materials must be submitted by email to the AGU ENGLISH DEPARTMENT: AGUENGLISHDEPT [at]