The Department of Asian and Asian American Studies at California State University, Long Beach, seeks applicants for a position as assistant professor of Asian studies (Korean language and culture) to begin in fall semester 2018.
The position requires a Ph.D. in East Asian languages and cultures, applied linguistics, foreign/second language education, or a relevant area of Korean studies and native or near-native fluency in Korean and English.
The selected candidate will be expected to teach existing courses in Korean language and lower- and upper-division Asian studies courses in an appropriate discipline; develop and teach advanced Korean language and other courses in the area of specialization; maintain an active research program; undertake grant writing and development projects that promote the departmental mission; and collaborate in assessment planning and implementation.
Requests for information should be addressed to: California State University, Long Beach, Department of Asian and Asian American Studies, Attn: Michelle Okawa (email@example.com), 1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90840 – 1002.
The Department of East Asian Studies at Princeton University invites applications for a full-time position as director of the Korean Language Program at the rank of senior lecturer, to begin on September 1, 2018. Applicants must have native fluency in Korean and an excellent command of English.
To apply, provide a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interest, teaching portfolio (list of courses taught and teaching evaluations), and the names of three references (with e-mail addresses and office telephone numbers) by October 15, 2017.
Candidates should have extensive experience teaching Korean to English-speaking students at the college level; experience directing a language program is preferred (particularly one in which five or six levels of Korean are offered). The director will be in charge of the Korean Language Program.
Ph.D. or Ed.D. required. This position is subject to the University’s background check policy.
Sogang University is seeking candidates for a full-time, tenure-track appointment in the Department of Global Korean Studies at Sogang’s School of Integrated Knowledge. The successful applicant will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in data science as it relates to the production of knowledge about Korea and Korean culture, as well as conduct research and seek funding for research on creation of knowledge about Korea.
The Department of Global Korean Studies in situated in Sogang’s School of Integrated Knowedge along with the Department of Art and Technology. Courses in the Department are conducted in English for Korean and international students with the aim of enabling those students to become global leaders in the production of knowledge about Korea.
The successful applicant is likely to have research and teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: Data storage and retrieval; digital humanities; cultural informatics; bibliometrics, informetrics; quantitative historical or anthropological analysis; applied machine learning; data visualization; computer vision; large-scale data mining; natural language processing; topic modeling; digital continuity; policy, privacy, ethics, law (as they relate to data, digital technologies, and Korea); science and technologies studies; research design and data analytics; and software engineering.
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and International Programs at the University of Iowa invite applications for the position of C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korean Studies at the full professor or senior associate professor level to begin in the fall of 2018.
Applicants must be specialists in a humanities or social science discipline, must have primary research and teaching expertise in Korean studies, and may also have interdisciplinary or supranational research interests.
Appointment will be to an appropriate disciplinary department. The successful applicant will also hold a 0% appointment in International Programs and is expected to participate in the activities of the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies. Review processes, teaching assignments, and primary responsibility for mentorship will reside within the department of appointment. This is an endowed, fully tenured, position with a reduced teaching load and annual research funds.
The Department of Korean Studies at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Yongin-si, South Korea) invites applications for a full-time, one-year, non-tenure-track teaching position (with possible multiple renewals) to begin in September 2017. The University hires only non-Korean citizens for the position.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Korean studies, particularly social sciences, cultural studies, and media studies, at the time of appointment and native or near-native fluency in English and Korean. ABD applicants are guaranteed full consideration. Applicants with a strong research profile will be preferred.
The appointee will teach an average of three undergraduate courses per semester (minimum eight hours per week) in the Department of Korean Studies. The language of instruction is English.
The rank and salary will be commensurate with the appointee’s qualifications and experience and will be decided at the time of appointment according to the University’s employment code. As of 2017, the annual salary is approximately $36,250 to $54,250. The University will provide competitive funding for research projects and on-campus housing.