Boston University Seeks Lecturer in Korean Language

The Boston Uni­ver­si­ty Depart­ment of World Lan­guages & Lit­er­a­tures invites appli­ca­tions for a renew­able, full-time lec­tur­er posi­tion in Kore­an, begin­ning July 1, 2017. Respon­si­bil­i­ties include teach­ing at all lev­els of lan­guage in BU’s Kore­an pro­gram, par­tic­i­pat­ing in cur­ricu­lum devel­op­ment, and oth­er pro­gram activ­i­ties.

Min­i­mum require­ments include an M.A. in Kore­an, second-language acqui­si­tion, applied lin­guis­tics, Kore­an lin­guis­tics, or a rel­e­vant field; native or near-native com­mand of Kore­an and Eng­lish; demon­strat­ed excel­lence in college-level Kore­an lan­guage teach­ing in North Amer­i­ca; com­mit­ment to a proficiency-based com­mu­nica­tive cur­ricu­lum; lead­er­ship and admin­is­tra­tive abil­i­ty; and famil­iar­i­ty with rel­e­vant instruc­tion­al tech­nol­o­gy.

To apply, sub­mit a cov­er let­ter, cur­ricu­lum vitae, and three con­fi­den­tial let­ters of rec­om­men­da­tion to Appli­ca­tions sub­mit­ted through a Web site oth­er than Aca­d­e­micJob­sOn­line will not be con­sid­ered.

If elec­tron­ic sub­mis­sion is not pos­si­ble, send mate­ri­als by postal mail to Kore­an Lec­tur­er Search, Depart­ment of World Lan­guages & Lit­er­a­tures, 745 Com­mon­wealth Avenue, Room 602, Boston, MA 02215. Addi­tion­al mate­ri­als will be request­ed sub­se­quent­ly from top can­di­dates. Pref­er­ence will be giv­en to appli­ca­tions received by Feb­ru­ary 28, 2017.

Send inquiries to Jung­soo Kim at