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The University of Kitakyushu (Kitakyushu, Japan - on the southern island of Kyushu), a long-time ODU partner, has offered Old Dominion University the opportunity to send one professor to teach American Society/American Culture to their students this summer. Classes will be conducted from August 20-24, 3 classes a day (90 minutes per class).

The professor will teach a series of 15 classes. The rate of compensation for each class is 11,700 yen per class (approximately $97 in US dollars). Housing will be provided by the University of Kitakyushu. Airfare will be provided by the Office of International Programs. Recent participants in the program include: Lynn Doyle (2006), Joseph Cosco (2005), Jonathan Appel (2004) and Stacey Plichta (2003). The program is open to full-time faculty from any discipline.

Faculty interested in this opportunity, please submit an application form by Monday, April 2. Applications are available at http://www.odu.edu/ao/oip/forms/ukk_application07.pdf. For more information contact Alicia Phillips, Office of International Programs, at aphillip@odu.edu or call 683-6128.

This article was posted on: February 14, 2007

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