Visiting Professor

November 29, 2016

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Job Description

Job Description

The department of English Education at Korea National University of Education (KNUE: invites a native speaker of English for the visiting professor position, with specialization in Applied Linguistics, TESOL, or English Education. KNUE is Korea’s leading university for teacher education preparing and educating kindergarten, primary school, and secondary school teachers.

This position requires a BA, preferably in Applied Linguistics, TESOL, English Education or a related field. Applicants should have a background in teaching English as a second or foreign language. Candidates will teach a combination of two or three undergraduate-level courses per semester. The successful candidate will be appointed as a visiting professor. The starting date for this position is March 1, 2017.


- Lectures (nine hours per week) for 15 weeks per semester. The school year at KNUE consists of two semesters, the first starting in March and the second starting in September.

- Office hours

- Other general duties as a faculty member


Salary will vary depending on the successful applicant’s teaching experience. For example, applicants who have just completed their BA degree and have no teaching experience, can expect a gross salary of between 26 to 30 million KRW per annum.


- An on-campus faculty housing (if a room is available)

- A private office in the department

- National health insurance

- Social insurance

- National pension

- Employment & industrial accident insurance

How to Apply

Required Documents

Candidates with an interest in the position should send the following documents to the application address below by registered mail by Dec 12, 2016:

 Cover letter including a summary of teaching experience and research interests

Curriculum Vitae with complete contact details, academic and educational background, and a complete list of publications

Original or certified photocopies of diplomas and transcripts for your BA, MA, and PhD

A photocopy of the information page of your passport

Certificate(s) of employment issued by the current or previous employer(s) listed in your CV

Titles, postal & e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers for two referees


Submit one copy of each document.

Application Deadline: Dec 12, 2016.Applications received after this date will not be processed.

Application Address: Professor Sang-Ki Lee

Head, Department of English Education

Korea National University of Education

250, Taeseongtabyeon-ro, Gangnae-myeon, Heungdeok-gu, Cheongju-si Chungcheongbuk-do, Republic of Korea (28173)



Application E-mail:

Contact Information: English Education Department

Phone: 82-43-230-3502

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