Korean Language Lecturer


Princeton University. The Department of East Asian Studies at Princeton University invites applications for a full-time Korean language lecturer position that will start September 1, 2019. This position is a one-year appointment with the possibility of renewal contingent upon sufficient course enrollments and successful review.


We seek candidates with a minimum requirement of a Master's degree in disciplines such as Korean language pedagogy, Korean linguistics, applied linguistics, second language acquisition, foreign language education, or related fields. Ph.D. or Ed.D. is preferred.


Applicants must have native or near-native fluency in Korean; excellent command of English; and experience teaching at the college-level in the U.S. Successful candidates should demonstrate exceptional teaching achievement at all levels with both heritage and non-heritage learners of Korean, and be familiar with instructional technology.


Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interest, and contact information for at least three references. Candidates must also provide a web link to a 30-50 minute video of the candidate's Korean language teaching. Submission of a writing sample is optional.


Reference letters will be requested after a telephone/Skype screening. On-campus interviews will be held in April 2019. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be conducted until the position is filled.


This position is subject to the University's background check policy.