Faculty Position for 2013 Fall Semester

The Catholic University of Korea

Application Deadline: June 14, 2013


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.

CUK web pages are available at: http://www.catholic.ac.kr

Position Details

-Status: Tenure-Track

-Initial Contract: 2 years, with options of renewal or conversion to tenure

-The starting date of semester : Sep. 1, 2013

-Salary Range : The salary will be calculated by academic and working experience.

-Benefits: free on-campus housing (not including utilities)

General Main Duties and Responsibilities

- Teaching: 9 hours per week(Teaching-focused faculty : 12hours)

- Research: Conduct research projects


Each candidate must be a foreign citizen 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[CUK]Faculty_Application_Form.doc ]

- A list of all your publications

- Research achievements in 4 years(after Sep. 1, 2009)

- Dissertation paper for final degree

- Cover letter

- Curriculum vitae or resume

- Photocopy of diploma

- Official academic transcripts(from all the institutions of higher education you have attended)

- Two letters of recommendation

- Photocopy of the first page of your passport

Recruit Fields


Fields of Study

Required Qualifications

The ELP(Ethical Leader Path) College

International TradeInternational Economics
or International Studies






Statistics or Applied mathematics


GEO: Global English Outreach

See below for references

Korean Studies


GEO fields' preferred Qualifications : Masters degree or equivalent preferred in TESOL or related field, Minimum of two years experience teaching ESL/EFL at the University level

How to apply

Only through the e-mail(jjshin@catholic.ac.kr) or by postal mail.

Mailing Address

Please mail all required documents to:

Faculty Service Team (H109)

The Catholic University of Korea, Songsim Campus

43 Jibong-ro, Wonmi-gu

Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do 420-743, South Korea

Application Information

If you have any question, please contact our Faculty Service Team at jjshin@catholic.ac.kr

For more information on The Catholic University of Korea, please visit www.catholic.ac.kr