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[Position Announcement] - The Department of English Language Education, Seoul National University, is going to hire a qualified foreign (non-Korean) teaching professor.

Posted By: Seoul National University <[email protected]>
Date: Monday, 15 January 2018, at 6:21 p.m.


A. Period of Employment
March 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019. The contract is annually renewable.

B. Qualifications
1. A master’s degree in an English related field (such as TESOL, linguistics, English literature, etc.)
2. Teaching experience at the university level
3. Native or Near-native English speaker with non-Korean nationality

C. Job Descriptions
1. Teaching 4 courses (12 hours per week) per semester of English speaking, writing, reading and/or culture.
2. Teaching 1 summer or winter session course (3 weeks) per year
3. Performing teaching-related duties requested by the department and participating in academic meetings and workshops

D. Payment and Others
1. 3,121,000 KRW monthly (roughly equivalent to US$2,740)
2. Additional payment (2,325,000 KRW) for summer or winter course
3. Health Insurance will be equivalent to other full-time lecturers of Seoul National University
4. The contract will be renewed annually up to three years. (In an exceptional case, the renewal can extend beyond the three years.)


A. Documents Required
1. Application form (Attach a recent photo): Downloadable at
2. Cover letter
3. Resume (including educational and training background and professional experience)
4. Photocopies of all undergraduate and graduate academic diplomas and transcripts
5. Three References (desirably, including one from your previous [Korean, if applicable] employer): Please ask the referees to send their references directly to [email protected]
6. Official records of all previous employments (including information on the actual periods of employment)
7. List of Publications (The applications will need to verify their publications later)
*Final candidates will be requested to bring the original copies of all diplomas and transcripts to the interview for verification purposes.

B. Deadline
The application deadline is November 26, 2017. You can send a hard copy of your application package via surface or express mail to the address below:
Department of English language education
College of education 11-218
Seoul National University
1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu
Seoul 08826, Republic of Korea

Or you can email a scanned version at [email protected].

Please note that documents sent to us as part of the application package will not be returned to you.

Final candidates will be contacted by December 15, 2017 and informed of the interview and demonstration lecture schedule.

If you have any question, please feel free to contact the department at +82-2-880-7670 or at [email protected].

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