Job title: Sessional Lecturer – EAS110Y1Y – Modern Standard Korean I (Online)
Company: University of Toronto
Expected salary: $16979.33 per year
Location: Toronto, ON
Job description:
Date Posted: 07/16/2021
Req ID: 11501
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Arts & Science
Department: Dept of East Asian Studies
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)


Course number and title: EAS110Y1Y – Modern Standard Korean I

Course description: This course is designed to help students build communication skills in the Korean language. Through an integration of listening, speaking, reading and writing, it aims to provide a solid foundation in beginning-level Korean. This course assumes that students do not have any prior knowledge of Korean. Students must go through screening process conducted by the Department. See for details. Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Estimated course enrolment: 50 students

Estimated TA support: 210 hours

Class schedule: Asynchronous lectures (2.0 hours); tutorials on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 19:00 – 20:30 and 20:30 – 22:00 (Online Synchronous)

*Please note, the delivery method for this course is Online – Synchronous.

Sessional dates of appointment: September 1, 2021 – April 30, 2022


Sessional Lecturer I: $16,979.33

Sessional Lecturer I, Long Term: $17,738.50

Sessional Lecturer II: $18,171.15

Sessional Lecturer III: $18,603.79

Please note that should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.

Minimum qualifications: Completed MA in areas related to the course required or equivalent education combined with teaching experience; fluency in Korean required; an ability to clearly communicate information required; willingness to replicate the pedagogy and evaluation techniques employed in the regular teaching of this course required; experience teaching online required.

Preferred qualifications: PhD in areas related to the course preferred; teaching experience at the university level preferred with evidence of superior teaching evaluations.

Description of duties: Preparing lesson plans and lectures; delivering lectures and tutorials; developing and administering grading, course assignments, tests, and exams; providing scheduled online office hours for academic counselling of students; and supervising Teaching Assistant(s).

Application instructions:
Applicants must submit a detailed letter of application; an updated curriculum vitae; evidence of teaching in the relevant area, including student evaluations if available; and the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 application form located here: , by email with the subject line “Sessional Lecturer Application” to: .

Following the closing date of the posting, selected applicants may be asked to submit a lesson plan based on a provided syllabus and attend an interview with the Korean language program coordinator Applicants will have up to one week to submit the lesson plan (NOTE: In this case, the lesson plan remains the property of the applicant).

Closing Date: 08/09/2021, 11:59PM EDT

This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 Collective Agreement.

It is understood that some announcements of vacancies are tentative, pending final course determinations and enrolment. Should rates stipulated in the collective agreement vary from rates stated in this posting, the rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.

Preference in hiring is given to qualified individuals advanced to the rank of Sessional Lecturer II or Sessional Lecturer III in accordance with Article 14:12 of the CUPE 3902 Unit 3 collective agreement.

Please note: Undergraduate or graduate students and postdoctoral fellows of the University of Toronto are covered by the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 collective agreement rather than the Unit 3 collective agreement, and should not apply for positions posted under the Unit 3 collective agreement.
Job date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 07:06:15 GMT


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