Visiting Korean Language Instructor


The Department of Cross-cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen (UCPH), invites applications for an appointment as a Visiting Instructor of Korean Language to be filled in from August 1st, 2018 until June 30th, 2019.


The Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies is concerned with those cultures, languages, religions and societies that lie outside Western Europe and North America. Information about the department may be found at


The successful applicant will teach 15 academic hours per week (1 hour=45 min). Salary is competitive.


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 learners of Korean at the university level are highly desirable.


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) 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. Applications should be submitted to Barbara Wall



Any questions regarding the application process should be addressed to: Barbara Wall .


The application deadline is May 13, 2018, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled.