Assistant Professor of Korean Literature and Culture


The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor of Korean Literature and Culture to begin August 2017. Candidates should have research expertise in modern Korean literature and culture. Job duties include teaching courses to undergraduate and graduate students in Korean literature and culture as well as service to the University. Candidates should have the PhD in Korean literature or related discipline in hand prior to the start of the appointment.


Applicants must apply online at, job number 07118, to create and complete the online application. Please include a letter of application, current CV, writing sample, and copies of syllabi of courses taught or proposed. You will receive a confidential email requesting contact information for three references.


Review of applications will begin on November 7, 2016; applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. This offer is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check as required by the University.