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Underwood International College

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Integrated Social Sciences Division (ISSD)
Tenure Track Position in Sustainable Development and Cooperation

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456811
Date Posted: 10/18/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure Track Position in Sustainable Development and Cooperation
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Locations: Incheon, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
JEL Classifications:
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
I3 -- Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
international development
sustainable economic growth
environmental policies
poverty reduction
human rights
human life
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Underwood International College of Yonsei University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor of Sustainable Development and Cooperation to teach at the International Campus in Songdo, Incheon, located in the greater metropolitan region in South Korea.

• Development Studies
• International Organizations/Global Governance
• Social Entrepreneurship

We are only accepting applications from non-Korean citizens and Koreans who have received the entire post-secondary education outside of Korea (Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D.).

The appointment will begin March 1, 2017. Teaching responsibilities are 6 credit-hours (2 classes) per semester and the successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in English. Compensation includes competitive salary, health insurance and other benefits, including fully subsidized housing (for up to 6 years), and a generous relocation and start-up package.

Applicants should apply online by submitting a cover letter, C.V., teaching philosophy statement, Ph.D. dissertation abstract, and the names of 3 referees. Applications should be submitted by November 10. We will accept applications until the position is filled. However, early applications are encouraged.
Short-listed candidates will be asked to submit a writing sample and sample syllabi.

Contacts: Prof. Michael Kim, Program Chair of Sustainable Development and Cooperation

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/10/2016
Reference Instructions:
Three letters of recommendation should be sent by email to .