Korean Lecturer in Asian Studies

The Asian Studies Program at The Pennsylvania State University is searching for a full-time lecturer in Korean beginning August 2012. The position will offer benefits and a two-year contract with the possibility of renewal.  Salary is competitive.  Responsibilities will include teaching introductory through intermediate Korean language courses as well as participation in programmatic service. Candidates who can teach courses in Korean culture (literature, history, film) and who can contribute to the growth of Korean Studies on campus, are especially welcome.   Minimum requirements include Master's degree in Korean or related discipline, near-native ability in both Korean and English, appropriate teaching experience, and evidence of high quality in teaching. To apply send letter of application, CV and the names of three referees to www.la.psu.edu/facultysearch/  Please include either a CD/DVD with a video of the candidate’s teaching, or a link to an online video, in your application and send to Bonnie Rossman at bjr19@psu.edu Applications can also be mailed to Bonnie Rossman, The Asian Studies Program, The Pennsylvania State University, 429 Burrowes Building, University Park, PA 16802, or sent by Fax to: 814-863-8882, ATTN: Bonnie Rossman.  We plan to interview via Skype. Applications received by March 1, 2012 are guaranteed full consideration, but all applications will be considered until the search is completed. For more information about our program, visit our Web site: http://asian.la.psu.edu. Penn State is committed to Affirmative Action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce.


To be advertised in:

MLA  (Modern Language Association)    Job Information List  http://www.mla.org/jil

Association of Asian Studies        http://www.asian-studies.org/jobs/index.htm

American Association of Teachers of Korean       http://www.aatk.org/



Faye Maring – 2-2-2012

Susan Welch – 2-2-2012

Wendi Rossman – 2-2-2012