[KS] position in Korean at BYU

Mark Peterson markpeterson at byu.edu
Thu Feb 7 12:02:20 EST 2008

Could you please post the following notice on your listserve?  Thank  

Assistant/Associate Professor of Korean

The Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages at Brigham Young  
University invites applications for a permanent (continuing faculty  
status) assistant or associate professor position that will begin in  
the fall of 2008.  Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or near completion  
of the degree) in linguistics, second language acquisition, teaching  
Korean as a foreign language, or other, related field.  Teaching  
duties may include a course in the linguistic structure of Korean and  
Korean language courses at all levels (with an emphasis on  
intermediate and advanced level courses), and training and supervision  
of teaching assistants and part-time faculty.  Involvement is also  
expected in materials development and in program and curriculum  
development and assessment.  Candidates should have native or near- 
native proficiency in Korean and English, experience in teaching  
Korean, preferably at the undergraduate college level.  There is a  
strong expectation of scholarly research and publication and of active  
involvement in department, college, and professional service.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum  
vitae, one-page statement of teaching philosophy and three letters of  
recommendation to Mark A. Peterson, chair, Korean search committee,  
Department of Asian & Near Eastern Languages, 3083 JFSB, Brigham Young  
University, Provo, UT 84602.  Application deadline for priority  
consideration is March 31, 2008.

BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty to observe  
the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards.   
Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good  
standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of  
Latter-day Saints.

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