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…

KS Heidelberg – Job Advertisement

Assistant Professor, Global Economic History (Japan/Korea) The Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context” at Heidelberg University is looking to appoint a full-time Akademischer Mitarbeiter TV-L (equivalent to Lecturer/Maître de Conférence/Assistant Professor) in the research team of cultural economic history. Successful candidates should have completed a dissertation in the fields of history, economics, political economy, international relations…

Doctoral Programme (transnational perspectives on East Asia)

Call for Applications: Doctoral Programme (transnational perspectives on East Asia) The Alliance for Research on East Asia (AREA) Ruhr, of which the Korean Studies Institute at Ruhr University Bochum is part, invites applications for eight PhD scholarships, supported by the Mercator Research Center Ruhr (MERCUR), for studying transnational institution building and transnational identities in East Asia. The structured three-year doctoral…

Position for researchers in the field of Korean history and society-Czech Academy of Sciences

The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Department of the East Asia, is offering a position for researchers in the field of Korean history and society. Eligibility: This position is open to researchers with a PhD degree in Korean Studies, Korean History, Far Eastern History, or related fields. The candidates must hold their PhD degree at the time…

Postdoc Fellowship (Korean Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum)

The Department of Korean Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum is accepting applicants for one postdoctoral fellowship in the field of Korean Studies for six months during the summer term 2017 (starting date: April 2017), with the possibility of extension for additional six months. This scholarship is funded through the Academy of Korean Studies for the research project “Transcoding as Cultural and…

Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship in Modern Korean Literature (for Master of Studies in Korean Studies)

Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship in Modern Korean Literature (for Master of Studies in Korean Studies) Wolfson College and the International Communication Foundation are offering a fully-funded graduate scholarship at the University of Oxford from the beginning of the academic year 2017-2018 for a student undertaking a Master of Studies in Korean Studies. Preference will be given to applicants focussing…

SENIOR LECTURER IN KOREAN STUDIES The University of Melbourne, Australia

SENIOR LECTURER IN KOREAN STUDIES  Asia Institute Faculty of Arts The University of Melbourne, Australia  Salary: AUD116,901 – AUD134,792 p.a. plus 17% superannuation The Asia Institute has established a significant partnership with the Korea Foundation to develop a new and innovative Korea Studies position for an engaged academic with networks in Korea and internationally. The Asia Institute is The University…

NOTICE CONCERNING THE ELECTION PROCESS OF NEW AKSE COUNCIL MEMBERS in 2017

  In connection with the upcoming AKSE Conference to be held at Prague (20-23 April 2017), there will be elections for two Ordinary Members of Council. The following details of the constitution can also be found on the AKSE website. The current Constitution of AKSE states: “The Council of the Association shall consist of 8 members: a President; a Vice-President;…