Overview

The Department of Asian Studies at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park campus, seeks applicants for a non-tenure track faculty position to serve as Coordinator of the Korean Language Program, beginning July 1, 2019. This position offers full benefits and a competitive salary and will be filled at the rank of Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor.

Applicants with degrees in Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language (TCFL) or related fields are encouraged to apply. Ph.D. degree is strongly preferred but not required. Candidates must have at least two years of experience teaching Korean language in North American institutions of higher education. Administrative experience is preferred. The Korean Language Program supports an undergraduate major in Korean offering more than thirty sections of Korean language and culture courses each year

The Coordinator of the program will work closely with the Department Head, and will be in charge of course scheduling, teacher training, and curricular development in addition to teaching Korean language courses. Interested candidates must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation (at least one of which should explicitly address the candidate`s teaching ability), a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations over the most recent two years, and transcript from the university last attended. Please also include a link to an online video of the candidate’s teaching with the application materials, or send a CD/DVD to Sue Stewart, The Department of Asian Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, 102 Old Botany Building, University Park, PA 16802. For more information about our program, please visit our website at http://asian.la.psu.edu

Apply online at https://psu.jobs/job/85639