Korean Language Full-time Lecturer or Senior Lecturer

The Department of Asian Languages & Literature at the University of Washington seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer or full-time Senior Lecturer in Korean. The initial appointment, starting Autumn Quarter 2018, is for three years, with the possibility of renewal. Applicants must have at least an M.A. degree in Korean, Foreign Language Teaching, or another relevant area, must have native…

CFP: Hate Speech in Korea, Japan, and France: A Comparative Approach

International Workshop  HATE SPEECH IN KOREA, JAPAN AND FRANCE: A COMPARATIVE APPROACH  Jan. 17(Wed) – 18(Thu), 2018 Ritsumeikan University, Japan  ORGANIZERS:  Asia Center, Seoul National University, Korea  UFR Langues et Civilisations de l’Asie Orientale, Université Paris Diderot (Paris 7), France  Center for Korean Studies, Ritsumeikan University, Japan   In recent years, hatred or instigation of discrimination has increased against foreigners, immigrants or various religious, ethnic and sexual minorities…

The 14th Korean Studies Graduate Students Conference in Europe 2017 – Tübingen, Germany

The KSGSC committee is pleased to announce the 14th convention for graduate students, hosted by the University of Tübingen, Department of Korean Studies. The conference aims to give graduate students in all Korea-related fields an opportunity to present their research, share academic interests, and strengthen ties with other junior scholars.This conference, now in its 14th edition, will follow the KSGSC’s…

Chair in Korean Studies at the University of Iowa

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and International Programs, University of Iowa, announces the establishment of the C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korea Studies. The endowed and fully tenured post will begin in the Fall of 2018. The review of applications will commence from 1 October 2017. For further information, see attached…

Non-tenure Track Teaching Position in Korean Studies at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Non-tenure Track Teaching Position in Korean Studies at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea The Department of Korean Studies at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Yongin-si, South Korea) invites applications for a full-time, one-year, non-tenure track teaching position (with possible multiple renewals) to begin in September 2017. The University hires only non-Korean citizens for the position. Requirements Applicants must…

Senior Lecturer in Korean Studies, University of Edinburgh

Senior Lecturer in Korean Studies   Applications are invited for a Senior Lecturer in Korean Studies. The University wishes to appoint a scholar of high international distinction with a proven record in academic leadership, research and teaching innovation, and knowledge exchange and engagement who will lead on the development of Korean Studies across the University. Depending on research speciality, the…

NOMINEES FOR NEW AKSE COUNCIL MEMBERS in 2017

As the President of AKSE, I have received nominations for two Council seats. Elections will be held at our Prague Conference (April 20-23). Dr. Hannes B. Mosler is a social scientist and Assistant Professor in the Institute of Korean Studies, Graduate School of East Asian Studies, Free University, Berlin. You can see his statement here. Dr. Kim Jin-Ok is a linguist and…