2017-2-27 / Sookmyung Women's University / Seoul / Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor Needed in Seoul – Sookmyung Women’s University

Posted By: SMART Program, Sookmyung Women’s University (http//

Location: Seoul, Republic of Korea


The SMART program (Sookmyung Academic Real-World Training) at Sookmyung  is a department that provides a variety of English courses and classes unusual to or unsupplied by other departments on campus. Courses tend to be usually noncredit, drawing from a variety of students of different ages, groups, and needs.  This program is affiliated with Sookmyung’s TESOL certificate programs.


Position: Assistant Professor of English (non-tenure track)


Starting Date: April 1st , 2017


Requirements -

Qualified candidates will demonstrate most of all of the following:

* MA in English, Education, Linguistics (preferred)
* Extensive experience teaching English to adults
* ESP teaching experience in the field of culture & tourism or others
* TESOL/TEFL certificate (preferred)
* Flexible, upbeat, hard-working, and proficient at English instruction


Main Responsibilities:

* To teach ESP courses and others as needed
* To teach English summer and winter school programs (flexible)
* To design curricula for courses wherever necessary
* To teach contractual hours (15 per week) and extra hours when necessary (paid by overtime rate)



* Faculty housing (studio dorm) or the financial equivalent as housing stipend
* 8 weeks of paid vacation annually
* Shared (two faculty) office with two computers
* Annual salary of about 38,000,000 won


How to apply: Please submit the following by email before March 6th, Tuesday:

* Unique cover letter summarizing experience, fit, & teaching philosophy
* CV (Work experience, education, and other skills)
* Two letters of recommendation
* Teaching portfolio, demo video/multimedia link welcome (optional)


Send application to:

                                 Soo Hyungsook Lee (General Manager)


Attached PDFs: 
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