The Asian Studies Program at Vanderbilt University seeks to make an appointment in Korean language instruction. The rank is Lecturer, to begin with an initial one-year appointment in fall 2020. Renewal is conditional upon performance review.


Review of completed application files will begin on January 20, 2020 and will remain open until the position is successfully filled.

Further Info about the Asian Studies Program at Vanderbilt: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/asianstudies/


Candidates for the position should have at least an M.A. in Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, Korean Pedagogy, Korean Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Foreign Language Education, and/or related fields. Candidates possessing a Ph.D. or similar terminal degree in their area of study are preferred. Native or near-native fluency in spoken and written Korean and a strong command of English are required. The ability to teach a proficiency-based curriculum at all levels of Korean and a familiarity with team-teaching are preferred attributes.


A cover letter, curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, teaching evaluations, a website link with a teaching demonstration video, and transcripts, as well as three confidential letters of reference, should be uploaded to [http://apply.interfolio.com/71981]


Vanderbilt University has a strong institutional commitment to recruiting and retaining an academically and culturally diverse community of faculty. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups, in particular, are encouraged to apply. Vanderbilt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.