26.2053, Jobs: Syntax: Asst/Assoc Professor, Sungkyunkwan University
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Subject: 26.2053, Jobs: Syntax: Asst/Assoc Professor, Sungkyunkwan University
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Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:55:23
From: Faculty Affairs Team [fainsa at skku.edu]
Subject: Syntax: Asst/Assoc Professor, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, South Korea
University or Organization: Sungkyunkwan University (South Korea)
Department: English Language and Literature
Job Location: Seoul, Korea, South
Web Address: http://www.skku.edu
Job Title: 2016 Open Employment of Full-time Faculty
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor
Specialty Areas: Syntax
Full-time Faculty Positions (Tenure-track)
Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
The Department of English language and Literature at Sungkyunkwan University
(SKKU) seeks qualified candidates for tenure-track positions as follows,
beginning in the academic year 2016 (1st Mar).
- Candidates should have doctoral degree or in hand expected by the end of 1st
May, 2015 in Linguistics and be able to demonstrate excellence in the teaching
of syntax and strong research potential in the field of syntax.
- The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses such as
Understanding English Grammar, Introduction to English Syntax and graduate
courses on syntax.
- The department has a strong research orientation and has expertise in
Linguistics, Cognitive Science and Applied Linguistics.
- The successful candidate should have a keen interest in pursuing integrated
research and teaching in these fields and is expected to actively contribute
to undergraduate and graduate education in the department and in the Graduate
School of Translation and TESOL, hosted within the College of Liberal Arts.
Sungkyunkwan University is synonymous with both tradition and innovation in
education. The literal meaning of the University's name is 'an institution for
building a harmonious society' of perfected human beings. The University's
faculties of about 1,400 are committed to quality teaching and research,
offering students a challenging environment for intellectual and personal
growth. Based on a highly successful partnership with Samsung who has
generously funded several core initiatives, the University has been rapidly
developing and prospering.
The yearly salary is over KRW 58,000,000 and has the possibility of further
rises depending on the previous educational, research background and work
Candidates should teach 9 credits in the first year and 12 credits in the
second year. And teaching credits from the third year are 12 or 15 credits
depending upon research papers.
Anticipated Starting Date: Mar 1st, 2016
Only online applications will be accepted and submission in person or by mail
will not be accepted. The website is below and the application period is from
10 am, 20th Apr to 2 pm 1st May (in Korean time).
You can get information from Faculty Affairs Team (email below) Websites:
http://shb.skku.edu/faculty, Sungkyunkwan University 25-2, Sungkyunkwan-ro,
Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea 110-745 Phone: +82-2-760-1062 Fax: +82-2-744-8609
Application Deadline: 01-May-2015
Web Address for Applications: http://shb.skku.edu/faculty_eng
Faculty Affairs Team
Email: fainsa at skku.edu
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