Korean Language Instructor

The College of East Asian Studies at Wesleyan University invites applications for an appointment as a Visiting Instructor of Korean Language beginning Fall 2018. The visitor will teach: Intermediate Korean 1 (Fall 2018), Intermediate Korean 2 (Spring 2019), and an Advanced (3rd year) Korean language course (Fall 2018).

Applicants must have an M.A. or Ph.D. degree in Korean language/linguistics, language pedagogy, second language acquisition, applied linguistics, education, or other related fields in hand at the time of appointment, and must have native or near-native proficiency in Korean and English. Teaching experiences at all levels with both heritage and non-heritage learners of Korean at the college level in the US, and experiences in instructional technology are highly desirable. Salary is competitive.

Interested candidates should provide following:

1) a letter of application explaining professional qualifications and teaching philosophy

2) a current CV

3) a teaching portfolio

4) sample sets of student evaluations

5) a link to an online sample teaching demo video

As part of the teaching statement (or cover letter), we invite you to describe your cultural competencies and experiences engaging a diverse student body. You will also be asked to provide the email addresses of three referees from whom we will obtain confidential letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted online athttp://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/6289.

Wesleyan University, located in Middletown, Connecticut, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or non-position-related criminal record. We welcome applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Inquiries regarding Title IX, Section 504, or any other non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Antonio Farias, VP for Equity & Inclusion, Title IX and ADA/504 Officer, 860-685-4771, afarias@wesleyan.edu.

Any questions regarding the application process should be addressed to: Hyejoo Back (hback@wesleyan.edu)

The application deadline is April 14, 2017, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled.