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Departmental Lecturer – Korean Studies – University of Oxford – Deadline for applications 12th August, 2022 – 12noon (BST)

The Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well qualified scholar to engage in advanced study and primarily lecture and teach undergraduate and graduate students in Korean Studies, as well as conducting some independent research. The Departmental Lecturer will support the teaching of Korean Studies in the Faculty of Oriental Studies, providing ad hoc support and cover for some of the duties of the current Young Bin Min-KF Professor Korean Linguistics (Jieun Kiaer).

The Departmental Lecturer will teach undergraduates reading for the degrees of BA in Oriental Studies taking Korean as a subsidiary language with another language, typically Chinese or Japanese, and postgraduate students reading for a MSt Korean Studies. Direct teaching time during term will be approximately 3 hours per week in the form of lectures, seminars and tutorials. Academic administration and examining will also be required. The Departmental Lecturer will also be encouraged to pursue their independent research and publish academic papers.

You will have a doctorate or equivalent qualification in Korean Studies with a focus on Korean Language or Korean Linguistics, an aptitude for teaching and some experience of teaching in UK university settings, and a sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge in the subject to develop course materials and research proposals. The successful candidate will have a publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research in the field, and experience of qualitative and quantitative research and analytical techniques.

This position is based in central Oxford. This is a part-time (33%), fixed-term position until 31 July 2025.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 12 August 2022.
Contact Person: Recruitment Administrator Vacancy ID: 159303
Contact Phone: 01865 278311 Closing Date & Time: 12-Aug-2022 12:00
Pay Scale: STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email:

Salary (£): Grade 7: £33,309 – £40,927 per annum (pro-rata for part-time)

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