Assistant Professor of Korean Linguistics and Language

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001044 Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Korean Linguistics and Language Rank: Administrative Title: Discipline Humanities Specialty: Korean Linguistics and Language Contract Type: Non-Tenure Track 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: 08/01/2017 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 non-tenure track assistant professor position in Korean Linguistics and Language with a 5-year renewable contract, anticipated to start as early as Fall 2017. This position will be complementary to the Literature and Humanities endowed professorship anticipated to start in the near future.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities: Minimum Qualifications:

A PhD degree in Korean linguistics; native or near native fluency in Korean and English; evidence of excellence in teaching native speakers of English at college level as demonstrated by evaluations; active research and publication agenda in their specialized areas; and ability to teach multiple levels of Korean language in addition to linguistics courses.

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

Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/39243 and upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, samples of scholarly publications, statement of research and teaching interest, course evaluations and a teaching portfolio (which should include sample syllabi and teaching materials). In addition, candidates invited for interviews will be asked to send at least three letters 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. Review of applications will begin on March 6, 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/39243
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a PhD degree in Korean linguistics?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a native or near native fluency in Korean?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a native or near native fluency in English?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have the evidence of excellence in teaching native speakers of English at college level as demonstrated by evaluations?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have an active research and publication agenda in your specialized areas?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have the ability to teach multiple levels of Korean language in addition to linguistics courses?
    • Yes
    • No




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

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