University English Instructor

Pohang, Korea
Posted by: POSTECH (Pohang University of Science and Technology)

POSTECH (Pohang University of Science and Technology) English Instructor Position Opening, Spring 2024

POSTECH, a renowned university of science and technology in Pohang, seeks a qualified and highly motivated full-time English lecturer in the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences. POSTECH admits a small but very select number of high school graduates and supports them by providing an environment ideally suited to learning with a low student/faculty ratio.

(1) Requirements and qualifications

• Native speaker of English who currently lives in Korea

• Master’s degree is required

• Experience in teaching scientific writing is preferred

• Minimum one year of teaching experience at the university level is required

(2) Main duties and responsibilities

• Teaching 22 hours per week during each regular semester. Classes are split between freshman classes, elective classes for upperclassmen, and classes for graduate students.

• During intensive five-week summer and winter semesters, teaching two credit classes (two hours a day per class, five days a week) as well as four short clinic sessions.

• Cooperating with the faculty members of POSTECH.

(3) Salary and benefits

• A three-bedroom unfurnished apartment will be provided. The instructor is responsible for utility bills and paying the equivalent rent.

• An office shared with another instructor, a phone, a computer will be provided.

• Social insurances (national pension, national health insurance, employment insurance, long-term care) will be provided.

• Annual contract renewal, beginning in February and ending in January.

• The annual salary will be 69,000,000 won.

(4) Required Documents

(Incomplete documents will NOT be accepted)

1. Cover letter

2. Current resume

3. Copy of undergraduate and graduate diploma (photocopy is acceptable)

4. Copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (photocopy is acceptable)

5. Copy of personal data page from your passport and current visa

6. Two recent (within one year) letters of reference

(5) Closing date

February 4th, 2024

(6) Documentation submission via Email

Soo-Ok Kweon, Ph.D., Professor
Head, Division of Humanities and Social Sciences
Pohang Univ. of Science and Technology (POSTECH)


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