Assistant Professor in Inter-Asian and Transpacific Studies–University of California, San Diego

  The Department of Literature within the Division of Arts & Humanities at the University of California, San Diego (https://literature.ucsd.edu) is committed to excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor in Inter-Asia and Transpacific Studies. The candidate must have a PhD degree in literature, film, cultural studies, or related field…

Tenure-Track Full-Time Professor of Korean History–Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea

The Department of History in the College of Humanities and International Studies at Keimyung University invites applications for a tenure-track full-time professor to teach Korean history in English from the 2019 spring semester. Keimyung University is a private institution located in Daegu, Korea. Its affiliate, Academia Koreana issues Acta Koreana indexed in Thomson Reuters Arts and Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI). (Keimyung University   http://www.kmu.ac.kr/) (Acta Koreana…

University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK–Associate Lecturer in Korean Studies (full time, fixed-term for 12 months)

  The University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK, seeks to appoint an Associate Lecturer in Korean Studies (1 post, full time, fixed-term for 12 months). The start date is 7th January 2019 at the latest. For details, please find job reference REQ003962 at: https://www.uclan.ac.uk/work/   Application closing date: 11/10/2018 Location: Preston Campus Salary Grade: G (£33,199 – 35,211)   The…

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in KOREAN STUDIES, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, USA

The Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, in New Brunswick invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in Korean Studies to start in September 2019. Applications are invited from any of the key areas of Korean Studies, including literature, history, cultural studies, gender & sexuality studies, visual…

2019 AKS Fellowship Program for Korean Studies

The Academy of Korean Studies runs the “AKS Fellowship Program for Korean Studies” in order to provide international scholars with an opportunity to carry out their research(dissertation research). Eligibility Foreign scholars(including those who have Korean nationality with permanent residence status in foreign countries) in the humanities and social sciences, who are currently engaged in Korea-related teaching and research activities, are…

Lecturer, Korean Language, Emory University, USA

The Department of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures (REALC) at Emory University in Atlanta, GA seeks a full-time lecturer in Korean language and culture to begin Fall 2019. This is a three-year renewable position pending positive reviews. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Korean pedagogy, linguistics, applied linguistics or a closely related area (ABD in a rare case…

Tenure-track Professor in Modern Korean Humanities, Harvard University

Tenure-track Professor in Modern Korean Humanities The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in modern Korean humanities. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. We are particularly interested in scholars who combine strengths in film, media, and/or popular cultural studies with interdisciplinary and transnational range.  All applicants should…

Strange Korean Parallels: an international conference–Call for proposals

Strange Korean Parallels: an international conference for comparative approaches to the history and archaeology of Korea and Northeast Asia with other global regions 10 – 11 January 2019 University of Helsinki, Finland A call for bold papers Background As fellow Koreanists, when taking an interest in – or otherwise confronted with – any non-Korea related topic, we likely share the…

European Program for the Exchange of Lecturers (EPEL): CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 9/2019-9/2020

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 9/2019-9/2020 DEADLINE: 15 SEPTEMBER 2018 The European Program for the Exchange of Lecturers (EPEL) is sponsored by the Korea Foundation. Every year AKSE draws up a comprehensive proposal and budget for future years. The AKSE proposal consists of proposals from individual universities. Lectures sponsored by this program should be an integral part of the curriculum of…

Position: Professor, Contemporary East Asia–Princeton University, USA

Position Title: Professor, Contemporary East Asia Contemporary East Asia Princeton University seeks qualified candidates for a tenured full professorship in any discipline in the humanities, social sciences, engineering and the natural sciences. In addition to their core disciplinary specialization, candidates are required to have regional competence on China, Japan, or Korea, and knowledge of relevant foreign languages. Field of specialization…