2010.02.25 13:04:32 (*.72.158.79)
Assistant Professor in Korean Language and Culture
Department of Asian Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Department of Asian Studies, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Korean Language and Culture at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2010. The Department seeks a dynamic scholar and experienced teacher who will actively contribute to the intellectual mission of a research institution.
Candidates must demonstrate both experience and interest in language teaching in a university setting and in assuming a leadership role in the continued development of the Department's program in Korean Language and Culture. They should also be prepared to teach courses in advanced level Korean language and Korean Studies. Preference may be given to an applicant who is strong in second language acquisition and curriculum development, with experience in building up a language program.
PhD in hand or near completion by the time of appointment and demonstrated potential for innovative scholarship are required. Native or near-native fluency in Korean and English is also required.
Qualified applicants should submit an online application including the following materials: a detailed letter, CV, teaching portfolio, and writing sample. Submit these materials online at jobs.unc.edu/1002330; paper or email applications will not be accepted. In addition, arrange to have four original, signed letters of recommendation sent by mail to: Chair, Korean Search Committee; Department of Asian Studies; CB 3267, 113 New West; University of North Carolina; Chapel Hill NC 27599-3267. Send inquiries to email@example.com and visit http://www.unc.edu/depts/asia/.
UNC-CH is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are especially welcome to apply. The review of applications will begin 18 March 2010 and preliminary interviews will be conducted at the AAS annual meeting in Philadelphia. The search