2019-20 Ritsumeikan Visiting Professorship

The UBC Ritsumeikan Academic Exchange Programme (www.rits.ubc.ca) is seeking applications from members of the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Education for the 2019-20 Visiting Professorship at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan.  Under a UBC/Ritsumeikan agreement, a tenured or tenure-track faculty member at UBC has an opportunity to conduct research while making a teaching contribution, (one graduate or undergraduate course), at Ritsumeikan University for one academic semester.  Those interested would be applying to take up a visiting professorship in either fall/winter 2019 or spring/summer 2020.  The Visiting Professor will be expected to remain in Japan until the grades for their course have been submitted. The application deadline is June 1, 2018. Applications and enquiries should be addressed to: Ms Sheri Wenman, Program Manager, UBC Ritsumeikan Academic Exchange Program.

For full details, click here to download a copy of the Call for Applications.