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[University at Buffalo] Lecturer in Korean Language

Position Title: Lecturer 10, Korean Language
Department: Linguistics
Posting Number: F230146
Posting Link: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/43658
Employer: State
Faculty Appointment Term: Term
Position Type: UUP Faculty
Fiscal Year: 2022-2023


Position Summary:
The Department of Linguistics at the University of Buffalo, The State University of New York invites applications for a 10-month, full-time, non-tenure track lecturer position in the Korean language beginning Fall, 2023. The position is appointed with an initial one-year probationary contract with possibility of future renewal.

The successful candidate’s responsibilities include teaching three Korean language courses per semester, possibly at different levels, as well as providing assistance to the Director in the development of the Korean Program such as training and supervising graduate and undergraduate student teaching assistants, conducting placement tests, and (online) material development.

Outstanding Benefits Package

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About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications:

A Master’s degree in a relevant field such as Korean language and linguistics, language pedagogy, and/or applied linguistics is required. Applicants must also have native or near-native fluency in Korean; excellent command of English; and experience teaching.
Also required are an explicit understanding of the linguistic properties of Korean; knowledge of the cultural background necessary to teach the language; familiarity with language-teaching methodologies, including technology-related pedagogy and flexibility in using different teaching methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD or EdD in disciplines such as Korean language pedagogy, Korean linguistics, applied linguistics, second language acquisition, foreign language education, or related fields is preferred.

Special Instructions:
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be conducted until the position is filled. Applicants should submit:
-letter of application
- curriculum vitae
- teaching portfolio (e.g. course descriptions, syllabi, teaching evaluations, video clips of classroom teaching)Teaching portfolio materials and video clips of classroom teaching are required for a complete application.

All application materials should be submitted via UB Jobs: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/43718. Application materials submitted directly to the posting contact will not be acknowledged and cannot be considered.

Salary Range: $48,000

Type: Full-time
Campus: North Campus

Additional Information: 

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Contact Information:

Hyein Amber Kim
Assistant Teaching Professor

Deadline for Applicants: Open until filled

Date to be filled: 8/21/2023
Number of References: 3
Documents Needed to Apply:
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Teaching Demonstration Video/ Teaching Portfolio
  4. Teaching Portfolio

Optional Documents

  1. Teaching Statement
  2. Additional Supporting Documentation

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University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Townsend Hall, 205 Hayes Road Buffalo, NY 14214

Job Information

Status: Open No of vacancies: 1 Job type: Full Time Years of experience: 1 Salary: Negotiable Publish date: 30 Jun 2023 Expire in: 2 months

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