Korean Language Lecturer - Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures – 40029


The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in Korean language to begin fall 2018. The initial term of the appointment will be for one academic year. Responsibilities include teaching or co-teaching all levels of modern Korean language to heritage and non-heritage learners, developing multi-media teaching materials and student engagement programs.


Candidates should have a minimum of an M.A. in Korean linguistics, language pedagogy, second-language acquisition, or a related field with native or near-native proficiency in Korean and English. Experience in teaching Korean at all levels at a U.S university is required.


Applicants must apply through the Washington University HR website: https://jobs.wustl.edu/ Job ID number: 40029. Applications must include 1) a letter of application, 2) a current C.V. 3) statement of teaching philosophy, 4) teaching portfolio including syllabi, a sample of teaching materials, student evaluations, and 5) a 20~30 minute video recording of classroom teaching posted to an internet website. Additionally, three letters of recommendation sent directly from the recommenders to ealc@wustl.edu.

Deadline for receipt of applications is June 1, 2018. Email inquiries should be directed to ealc@wustl.edu; telephone inquiries to (314) 935-4448.


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