MU faculty: Teach abroad in South Korea this summer

Nov. 17, 2022

MU faculty are invited to teach a four-week course as part of the Chonnam National University International Summer Session in Gwangju, South Korea. This is a great opportunity to expand your teaching experience and network with faculty at one of MU’s partner institutions in South Korea. CNU is a legacy partner of MU since 1978.

Program details:

  • Teaching period: June 23–July 20
  • Teaching hours: 45 hours (three hours a day on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Class: Mixture of Korean and international students, 10–40
  • Course topic: General courses are preferable to attract more students
  • Qualifications: Doctoral degree with three years full-time teaching experience
  • Financial support
    • Honorarium: $3,000 USD
    • Accommodation support: Guest house on campus or 1,000,000 KRW stipend
    • Airfare support: $2,000 USD for those outside of Asia

Interested faculty must be nominated by MU. To apply for nomination, submit your CV and proposed course topic and description to Sang Kim ( by Monday, Nov. 28.

General timeline:

  • Nov. 30: Faculty nomination deadline for partner institutions
  • Dec. 7: Individual faculty application deadline
  • Jan. 31: Course list compiled
  • Feb. 6–March 31: Student application period
  • April 19: Final screening based on number of students registered (minimum of 10 students per course)
  • April 26: Official invitation letters sent to faculty