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Temporary Full and Part Time Lecturer in Korean Language (2021-2022 AY)

Application Window

Open date: April 7th, 2021

Last review date: Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, Apr 7, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Literature at UC San Diego invites applicants to teach Beginning level and Intermediate level Korean Language classes for 1 full-time position and 3 part-time positions. One full-time lecturer will teach 8 Beginning level classes during the academic year and 3 part-time lecturers will teach 1 or 2 Beginning or Intermediate level classes in the fall quarter.

The full list of courses offered by the department can be found in the online course catalogue:

Basic qualifications applicants must have:
• B.A., M.A. or Ph.D. in Korean Language, Linguistics, Language Acquisition, Language Education or related fields by the time of appointment (M.A. or Ph.D. preferred)
• Minimum of 3 years of Korean language teaching experience at the university level (preferably at North American institutions)
• Native or near-native proficiency in Korean and Advanced or above proficiency in English
• Experience in teaching Korean language using computer technologies and the Internet resources

Candidate’s CV should demonstrate excellence in teaching Korean.

Review date: 4/27/2021. Applications must be submitted to the UCSD on-line application collection system, AP-On-Line Recruit, at:

Salary and level of appointment are based on qualifications and UC pay scale.

Proof of authorization to work in the U.S. will be required prior to and through the employment period (Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1985).

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • A Teaching Demonstration Video

  • Syllabi

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

Job location

La Jolla, CA