Lecturer/ Assistant Lecturer in Linguistics and Modern Languages
Lecturer/ Assistant Lecturer
Department/ Unit: Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages
Closing Date: January 31, 2018
Applicants should have (i) native or near native language proficiency in Korean; (ii) a relevant Master’s degree or above; (iii) linguistics training background; (iv) at least two years of experience in teaching courses in Korean as a foreign/second language; (v) an interest in the development of language teaching methodology and second language acquisition; and (vi) experience in curriculum development. Experience in teaching Asian learners is an advantage.
The appointee will (a) teach Korean language courses including specialized courses (such as course on Business Korean); (b) teach courses related to Korean culture and literature in English; (c) coordinate Korean language courses of different levels with a team of part-time teachers; (d) organize student learning activities; and (e) undertake programme administrative duties. Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to two years commencing August 2018, renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement.