Yonsei University, Underwood International College
Assistant Professor, History or Philosophy of Science
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|Location:||Korea, Republic of|
The Underwood International College (UIC) of Yonsei University, Korea invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the History or Philosophy of Science at the Yonsei International Campus in Songdo, located within the greater Seoul metropolitan region. Attention will be given to applicants who are capable of teaching undergraduate courses in the history or philosophy of science that fulfill the college’s scientific literacy requirement. Substantive research specialties are otherwise open but preference will be given to applicants who can contribute to the UIC curriculum in various fields, including but not limited to history, philosophy and sociology.
Teaching responsibilities are 6 credit-hours (2 classes) per semester. The starting date is March or September 2015. Compensation includes a competitive salary, health insurance and other benefits, subsidized housing (for up to 6 years), and a generous relocation and start-up package. Yonsei University's Underwood International College is a highly competitive program at South Korea's most prestigious private university, and combines the intimate atmosphere and low student-faculty ratio of a liberal arts college with the resources of a major research university. All instruction is in English, and the student body represents over 47 different countries. As part of Yonsei University’s continuing effort to increase faculty diversity, we are only accepting applications from non-Korean citizens.
Interested applicants should send a short letter of application detailing research and teaching interests, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, and c.v. by email to firstname.lastname@example.org before Monday, November 10th, 2014. Prospective applicants are encouraged to look at our website at http://uic.yonsei.ac.kr. If you have not heard from us by December 15th, 2014 then please assume you have not been short-listed at this stage of the application process. Short-listed candidates will be asked to submit sample teaching syllabi and to schedule a video-conferencing interview. For further questions about the position, please contact Prof. Timothy Fuller (email@example.com).
Prof. Timothy Fuller (firstname.lastname@example.org)
|Primary Category:||History of Science, Medicine, and Technology