Applications are being accepted for a temporary, non-tenure track, full-time, nine-month appointment as an assistant professor to teach, in Korean, graduate and undergraduate courses on U.S.-Korea relations to Korean Flagship Program students beginning August 1, 2008. Instructional assignments will cover politics, diplomacy, economy, business, and trade. The successful candidate will also develop instructional materials in the above-mentioned fields, advise students, and teach, in English, one undergraduate or graduate class each semester in the Asian Studies program, covering topics on Northeast Asia and Korea-Japan relations.
Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in international relations, political science and diplomacy, international business, or a related field and at least two years of full-time college-level teaching in international relations with particular reference to U.S.-Korea relations. A high level of fluency in Korean and English required. Desirable qualifications: Korean language instruction or research; textbook development experience; familiarity with instructional technology.
To apply, submit a hard copy of a curriculum vitae and a cover letter indicating how you satisfy the qualifications and the names and contact information for three references to: Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, 1890 East-West Road, Moore 382, Honolulu, HI 96822–2318. The application deadline is June 2, 2008.
Direct inquiries regarding the position to Dr. Joel Cohn, telephone 808–956-8940, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information, see http://workatuh.hawaii.edu/zoom_job.php?9538.