Instructor Application Process

The English Language Center (ELC) provides intensive language instruction which aims to prepare students for the English-medium academic programs of Koç University. Approximately 600 students enter the ELC each year, and, with its 50 faculty members and staff, ELC plays a pivotal role in these students’ transition to university life. ELC has a demanding program, ensuring  that students have a high level of English upon graduation.

Koç University English Language Center invites applications from motivated and experienced English language instructors who thrive on hard work and are willing to work in a professionally demanding program. Teaching consists of up to 20 contact hours per week.



Applicants must  have at least an MA degree in order to be considered. Either the BA or MA should be in English Language Teaching or a relevant subject in the field. Applicants with degrees in other fields will not be considered.

Non-native speaking applicants will be required to submit a minimum YDS/ÜDS score of 92 or a TOEFL score of 100 (PBT: 600).


Contractual Benefits

English Language Center offers one-year contracts to be renewed on a yearly basis. Salary will be very competitive based on years of experience and qualifications. Benefits include housing, private health insurance and *roundtrip ticket reimbursement --up to a specified amount-- to the instructor's home location. (*For non-local instructors only).


Application Requirements:

· An up-to-date curriculum vitae and the names and contact information for at least three references

· A cover letter detailing your qualifications and skills as they relate to the position

· Statement of teaching philosophy (2 pages maximum)


Please email application materials to:

Ms. Megi Kalaora

T: +90 (212) 338 7032