Lecturer in Korean and Linguistics

United Kingdom
£33,199 to £38,460 per annum
06 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Department:     School of Languages & Linguistics
Salary:     £33,199 to £38,460 per annum
Closing Date:     Thursday 04 April 2019 at midnight
Interview Date:     Tuesday 30 April 2019 

Full-time, permanent role

Salary is £33,199 to £38,460 per annum

Location: York

York St John is an ambitious, modern university at the heart of historic York and there has never been a more exciting time to join us.

Significant investment in our campus and facilities, the development of forward-thinking new partnerships and an enhanced range of contemporary courses have helped make us the fastest growing university in the UK over the past two years.

Now we are building on that achievement, developing a new strategy for the next decade, emphasising our commitment to widening opportunity through the power of education and contributing our talents to creating a fairer world, and a more prosperous region.

We are putting inspirational learning and impactful research at the heart of this strategy, recognising our academic expertise as our greatest asset and investing in enabling this expertise to thrive.

We are currently recruiting for a Lecturer in Korean and Linguistics, based within the School of Languages and Linguistics.

The successful candidate will be able to contribute to our undergraduate programmes in Korean language and in English language and/or Linguistics, and have experience of teaching Korean as a foreign language. They will have a doctorate in a relevant area and be actively engaged in research. Areas of research expertise must include one or more of the following: critical discourse analysis; sociolinguistics; semantics; pragmatics; syntax; phonetics; queer and feminist linguistic theory; digital communication.

If you would like to shape the story of a 175 year old institution with a fantastic future, we would love to hear from you.

Any informal enquiries should be addressed to the Head of School: Language & Linguistics - Rachel Wicaksono, email: r.wicaksono@yorksj.ac.uk or 01904 876965.

In addition to a competitive salary and the opportunity to work at our beautiful campus in the heart of York, YSJ employees enjoy access to a superb range of benefits including –

  • Generous annual leave entitlement (plus additional leave days during our Christmas closure period)
  • Pension scheme
  • Health cash plan
  • Training and development
  • Discounts at a wide range of high street brands and local companies, including shops, cinemas and gyms.

We welcome all applicants and particularly people from minority ethnic backgrounds as they are underrepresented within the university.

Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.

Closing Date -
Thursday 04 April 2019 at midnight

Provisional Interview Date -
Thursday 18 April 2019

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