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Japanese Language Students Reading Guide: Career

This page is designed for students who are taking Japanese courses at GW Japanese Program.

Recent Aquisitions

Online Resources (GW Login required)

You have an access to online resources on business in Japan. Go to a database called Ebook Central (under E of the A-Z Databases) and try keywords search e.g. "Career in Japan" and "Japan business culture."

Career forums in the US for Japanese-English Bilingual Job Seekers

Career Guide - Open-access Information for job sekers

Jobs at Embassy of Japan, Washington, DC

If you are looking for an employment opportunity at Embassy of Japan in Washington, D.C., visit the Embassy website and look for "Employment Opportunities" under "Announcement." You can find job announcements such as Economic Section Researcher, JET Program Temporary Coordinator.

Internship Opportunities in DC

Recruiting Company in the East Coast

Teach English in Japan

JET Program
(Japan Exchange and Teaching Program)
Official website:


2020 Application  Deadline: November 15, 2019

* Other than Assistant Language Teacher  (ATL) positions, JET Program also looks for those who are interested in internationalization activities as Coordinator for International Relations (CIR). CIRs require a very high-level of Japanese language ability.

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