[ASC-list] Sci Comm Lecturer position in Japan

Toss Gascoigne director at tossgascoigne.com.au
Tue Jan 6 22:43:09 UTC 2009


As posted on the PCST list:

> Wanted: Instructor in Science communication
>
> Your next science communication challenge is waiting for you in Japan.
>
> Imagine teaching science communication to biology students of Tsukuba
> University in the heart of Tsukuba Science city situated less than  
> an hour
> from the centre of Tokyo.  You will teach undergraduate, graduate  
> and post
> graduate students everything from writing and presenting skills to
> scientific thinking and the theories and practices of science  
> communication.
> On top of this you will have the opportunity to work on international
> assignments and help Tsukuba science researchers communicate their  
> best
> work.
>
> If you have a passion for science communication, a sense of  
> adventure and an
> ability to work within a vastly different culture then you owe it to
> yourself to find out more about this position. For more details,  
> please
> email Jennifer Manyweathers at  
> jennifermanyweathers at biol.tsukuba.ac.jp.
>
> Required
>
> Tertiary degree in biology, medicine or related field
>
> Degree /extensive experience in science communication
>
> Native English Speaker
>
> Useful
>
> Japanese language useful but not necessary
>
> Deadline
>
> Feb 13th 2009
>
> Application
>
> *        Resume including summary of academic achievements and any  
> teaching
> experience
>
> *        Copies of articles or papers published in the last 5 years
>
> *        A summary of your science communication activities (1 A4  
> page)
>
> *        Your future educational aspirations and interests (1 A4 page)
>
> *        A one A4 page lesson plan for introducing science  
> communication to
> first year biology students.
>
>
>
> Please email your application to chair at fbs.life.tsukuba.ac.jp
>
>
>
> Thank you
>
>
>
> Jennifer Manyweathers
>
> Instructor in Science Communication
>
> Biological Sciences
>
> Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences
>
> Tsukuba University, Tsukuba, Ibaraki
>
> 305 0035 Japan
>
> Telephone:+81 29 853 4653
>
> Mobile: +81 80 3504 4837
>
> Fax: +81 29 853 4653
>
> <mailto:jennifermanyweathers at biol.tsukuba.ac.jp>
> jennifermanyweathers at biol.tsukuba.ac.jp



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