[Job] Open Rank position in Korean Studies, The George Washington University

The Korea Foundation and Kim-Renaud Professor of Korean Literature and Culture Studies

The Dept of East Asian Languages and Literatures at The George Washington University (http://departments.columbian.gwu.edu/eall/) invites applications for an open rank, tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Korean Literature and Culture, anticipated to start as early as Fall 2018.

PhD in Korean literature or a closely-related field, native or near native fluency in Korean and English, and evidence of excellence in teaching Korean literature and Culture at college level, as demonstrated by evaluations, and active research experience in the field of Korean literature and culture, as indicated by scholarly publications. ABD applicants will be considered but must complete all requirements for the PhD by date of appointment. The successful candidate is expected to maintain an active research and publication agenda in Korean literature and to teach Korean literature and culture courses. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Complete the online faculty application and upload a cover letter, C.V., samples of scholarly publications, statement of research and teaching interests, course evaluations and a teaching portfolio (which should include sample syllabi and teaching materials). In addition, ask three recommenders to send a letter of recommendation to: Dr. Shoko Hamano, Chair, Dept. of East Asian Langs. & Lits., The George Washington University, Rome Hall 452, 801 22nd St., N.W., Washington, DC 20052. Review of applications will begin on December 18, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.