The Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, invites applications for a renewable appointment in Korean beginning September 2020. The position will be full-time, non-tenure-track with an initial one-year contract, subject to continued renewal with satisfactory performance review. Salary and title to be commensurate with qualifications and experience; the position carries a full package of University benefits. Teaching duties for the position (typically six courses per year) will depend on the qualifications of the candidate and the needs of the department. An application letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, and three recommendation letters should be submitted electronically.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Minimum qualifications are an MA in Korean linguistics, KFL education or Korean translation, and native or near-native fluency in both Korean and English. Candidates with a PhD, or ABD, will be favorably considered. The applicant should have experience teaching courses at the college level in one or more of these areas.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Candidates should show evidence of commitment to dynamic and effective teaching and demonstrate preparedness to teach language as well as related courses in Korean studies. The applicant should have experience teaching courses at the college level in one or more of these areas.
Posting Number: 19FA2196
Location: College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 102536
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