Assistant Professor Needed in Seoul – Sookmyung Women’s University

Assistant Professor Needed in Seoul – Sookmyung Women’s University

Location: Seoul, Republic of Korea

The SMART program (Sookmyung Academic Real-World Training) at Sookmyung is a department that provides a variety of English courses and classes unusual to or unsupplied by other departments on campus. Courses tend to be usually noncredit, drawing from a variety of students of different ages, groups, and needs. This program is affiliated with Sookmyung’s TESOL certificate programs.

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Position: Assistant Professor of English (non-tenure track)

Starting Date: April 1st , 2017

Qualified candidates will demonstrate most of all of the following:

• MA in English, Education, Linguistics (preferred)
• Extensive experience teaching English to adults
• ESP teaching experience in the field of culture & tourism or others
• TESOL/TEFL certificate (preferred)
• Flexible, upbeat, hard-working, and proficient at English instruction

Main Responsibilities:

• To teach ESP courses, Freshmen English intensive courses, and others as needed.
• To teach English summer and winter school programs
• To design curricula for courses wherever necessary
• To teach contractual hours (15 per week) and extra hours when necessary (paid by overtime rate)

• Faculty housing (studio dorm) or the financial equivalent as housing stipend
• 8 weeks of paid vacation annually
• Shared (two faculty) office with two computers
• Annual salary of about 37,200,000 won

How to apply: Please submit the following by email before March 3rd, Friday:
• Unique cover letter summarizing experience, fit, & teaching philosophy
• CV (Work experience, education, and other skills)
• Two letters of recommendation
• Teaching portfolio, demo video/multimedia link welcome (optional)

Send application to:

Soo Hyungsook Lee (General Manager)

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