VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF KOREAN
The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at Auburn University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Korean, starting fall semester 2020. This is a full time ninemonth, non-tenure-eligible position, with the possibility of renewal (for up to three years) by mutual agreement, contingent upon availability of funds, enrollment, and satisfactory performance.
Teaching load is 3/3 per academic year of mostly elementary- and intermediate-level Korean language courses. If need exists, candidate may be asked to teach on the upper level in area of specialization. Minimum qualifications include: PhD in Korean Language, Linguistics, Literature, or related field, at the time of appointment, native or near-native fluency in both Korean and English, teaching experience at the college level in the US, positive teaching evaluations, familiarity with current language pedagogy, and willingness to use Canvas course management software. The candidate must also be willing to take part in extra-curricular activities to help promote participation in the Korean program.
The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. The candidate must be able to communicate fluently in Korean and English. For further information about Auburn University and our department visit: http://www.auburn.edu/forlang
Auburn residents enjoy a thriving community, recognized as one of the “best small towns in America,” with moderate climate and easy access to major cities or to beach and mountain recreational facilities. Situated along the rapidly developing I-85 corridor between Atlanta, Georgia, and Montgomery, Alabama, the combined Auburn-Opelika-Columbus statistical area has a population of over 500,000, with excellent public school systems and regional medical centers.
To apply for this position, please upload your cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, recent teaching evaluations, and names and email addresses of three references to: https://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/ Review of applications will begin April 8, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
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