Assistant Professor in Korean Language

Position ID: 40760
Georgia State University
Arts & Sciences
World Languages & Cultures
Branch Campus: 
Atlanta, Georgia
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Assistant Professor
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Korean Tenure-Track Position

GSU Log# 20-019

The Department of World Languages & Cultures at Georgia State University anticipates hiring a full-time, tenure track, assistant professor in Korean effective August 2019 (Fall semester) pending budgetary approval.  Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Korean pedagogy, Korean applied linguistics, or equivalent.  Additionally, candidates must have native or near-native fluency in Korean and must be able to teach a variety of Korean courses. The search committee will give particular consideration to candidates with interest and experience in foreign language acquisition, program coordination and development, supervision of GTAs and/or part-time instructors, leading/coordinating study abroad programs, and student recruitment to the undergraduate program.  Strong record of publication is expected. Successful experience of securing external funding would be a plus. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in academic advisement, evaluation of transfer credits, and other matters related to the undergraduate program. 

Application Procedure:

Review of applications will begin on October 15th, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  Send an application letter, CV, 3 letters of reference, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to the Chair of the Korean Search Committee at  An offer of employment will be conditional upon background verification. 

Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Korean Language and Literature
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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
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Phone: (706) 542-7817
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Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Kristopher Bolden, Assistant Director

Thomas Brazzle, System Coordinator