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Teaching Assistant Professor in Korean Language

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Complete the online faculty application and upload a cover letter, C.V., samples of publications, statement of teaching interest, course evaluations and a teaching portfolio (which should include sample syllabi and teaching materials). In addition, ask three recommenders to send a letter of recommendation to: Dr. Shoko Hamano, Chair, Dept. of East Asian Langs. & Lits., The George Washington University, Rome 452, 801 22nd St., N.W., Washington, DC 20052. Candidates invited for interviews will be asked to submit teaching videos. Review of applications will begin on December 18, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

Recruitment Plan

I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001219
Academic Title: Teaching Assistant Professor in Korean Language
Rank: Teaching Assistant Professor
Administrative Title:
Discipline Humanities
Specialty: Korean
Contract Type: Special Service
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search
Proposed Start Date: 08/01/2018
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Position Description Summary:

The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at The George Washington University (http://departments.columbian.gwu.edu/eall/) invites applications for a renewable non-tenure track, full-time appointment at the rank of Teaching Assistant Professor in the Korean Language, anticipated to start as early as Fall 2018.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate is expected to be actively engaged in contemporary teaching approaches and language learning technologies, and to teach all levels of Korean language (4-3 teaching load).

Minimum Qualifications:

Doctoral degree in linguistics, Korean literature, or a related field, native or near native fluency in Korean and English, and evidence of excellence in teaching Korean at college level, as demonstrated by evaluations. ABD applicants will be considered but must have PhD in hand by date of appointment.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Other Benefits:
Other Information:

This position is pending final budgetary approval.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Complete the online faculty application and upload a cover letter, C.V., samples of publications, statement of teaching interest, course evaluations and a teaching portfolio (which should include sample syllabi and teaching materials). In addition, ask three recommenders to send a letter of recommendation to: Dr. Shoko Hamano, Chair, Dept. of East Asian Langs. & Lits., The George Washington University, Rome 452, 801 22nd St., N.W., Washington, DC 20052. Candidates invited for interviews will be asked to submit teaching videos. Review of applications will begin on December 18, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

Department Link: http://departments.columbian.gwu.edu/eall/
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.
EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/46780

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Interest
  4. Sample Publications
  5. Other Documents Refer to Special Instructions to Applicants
  6. Course Evaluations or Summaries
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a doctoral degree in linguistics, Korean literature or a related field or will you have a Ph.D in linguistics, Korean literature or related field by date of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have native or near native fluency in Korean?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have native or near native fluency in English?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have evidence of excellence in teaching Korean at college level as demonstrated by evaluations?
    • Yes
    • No