CUK Professorial Recruitment

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Faculty Position
The Catholic University of Korea
Application Deadline: May 29, 2009
The Catholic University of Korea invites applications for full-time, tenure track positions in a range of disciplines. The CUK seeks international scholars with outstanding research and teaching credentials who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
With over 150 years of history, The Catholic University of Korea is a leading Roman Catholic institution of higher education in South Korea, with three campuses located in Seoul and in its vicinity. The Catholic University of Korea is composed of a selective liberal arts college, as well as an internationally-renowned school of theology, and a medical school which is one of the top three medical schools in the nation. CUK includes eight affiliated hospitals with cutting-edge technology and innovative practices throughout the region.
A complete list of positions and links to CUK web pages are available at:
Position Details
-Status: Tenure-Track
-Initial Contract: 2 years, with options of renewal or conversion to tenure
-Salary Range: 20,000,000-40,000,000 KRW (Approx. $15,600-$31,200 USD)
-Benefits: Health insurance coverage, free on-campus housing (not including utilities)
Main Duties and Responsibilities
– Teaching: 9 hours per week
– Research: Conduct research projects
Each candidate must be a foreign citizen and have earned a Ph.D. by the September 2009 or March 2010 start date, and will be expected to lecture in English. Excellent competence in oral and written English is essential for each position, and native-level competence will be regarded as highly desirable in assessing applications.
Required Documents
-An application form with your photograph attached [Application is downloadable at]
-Cover letter
-Curriculum vitae or resume
-Official academic transcripts (from all the institutions of higher education you have attended)
-Two letters of recommendation
-Photocopy of diploma
-A list of all your publications
-Photocopy of one of your publications
-Photocopy of the first page of your passport
Recruit Fields
School of Business Administration
– Business Administration PhD or ABD; preference given to candidates with SSCI publications.
– Accounting PhD; must be able to graduate courses.
School of International Studies
-International Relations PhD or MA; a distinguished record of scholarly publications and experience.
Public Administration Public Administration /
Political Economy /
Political Science PhD
Computer Science & Information Engineering Computer Science PhD
Multimedia Systems Engineering Human Computer / Interaction /
Computer Game /
Image Processing / Multimedia PhD
Digital Culture & Content Asian Creative Industries
(including culture industries & media content industries) PhD
Institute of Foreign Language Education Practical Conversation English Master’s degree preferred in TESOL or related field : minimum of two years experience teaching ESL/EFL at the University level
Mailing Address
Please mail all required documents to:
Faculty Service Team (H109)
The Catholic University of Korea, Songsim Campus
43-1 Yeokgok 2-dong, Wonmi-gu
Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do 420-743, South Korea
Application Information
If you have any question, please contact our Faculty Service Team at or at
+82-2-2164-4956. (fax)
For more information on The Catholic University of Korea, please visit


  1. I was wondering if there are other job opportunities that is open for Filipinos who may want to experience working in there. Appreciate any post on this.

  2. I second the motion to Hale’s enquiry! I’d like/love to be working and living in Korea if I can find an opportunity. I have been learning to speak language and can now read/write but still have to struggle to understand most of the phrases etc. Wld appreciate any feedback on this pls. Thnx a bunch!

  3. Please advice…Im planning to visit Korea by Sept…If theres any chance it is possible to find work and transfer my tourist visa to employment visa?

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