Post in the Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn, Germany: W1 Junior Professorship

The Faculty of Arts at the University of Bonn, Germany, invites applications for a non-tenured position: W1 Juniorprofessorship in Korean Studies Applicants should be able to represent the subject in research and teaching. A research focus in the history or culture of Korea, visibility in international Korea research and experience in cooperation with related East Asian disciplines, especially Japanese studies,…

CFP: Graduate School of East Asian Studies, Freie Universität Berlin–2018 Graduate Conference “Invisibility and institutions in East Asia”, 2 November 2018

Call for Proposals: “Invisibility and Institutions in East Asia” Notions of invisibility are increasingly relevant both in social science research and in public discourse in East Asia. Categories of invisibility as well as visibility have been regarded as important in the context of modern struggles for recognition. Discussions range from how powerful agenda setters decide which interests come to the…

Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies: 2018 Fellowships

The Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies is pleased to announce an additional call for applications for its 2018 fellowships. Please note that the deadline for applications is June 30 2018, for fellowships that should preferably start in September 2018. The fellowships allow researchers in various stages of their careers to use the Kyujanggak collection as well as the resources at…

Lecturer in Asia Pacific Studies (2 posts, 1.0 FTE, 1 year fixed term) University of Central Lancashire

The School of Language and Global Studies at the University of Central Lancashire wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Asia Pacific Studies to contribute to the academic development, course management, teaching, research development and scholarship within the School in the area of APS. Job reference: REQ003708 Date posted 08/06/2018 Application closing date 08/07/2018 Location: Preston Campus Salary: Grade: H (£35550-41212)…

Associate Lecturer in Korean (1.0 FTE, 1 year fixed term) University of Central Lancashire

The School of Language and Global Studies, University of Central Lancashire, is looking for an experienced Associate Lecturer in Korean Studies to join our thriving programme. You will be expected to contribute to the delivery of modules within the School in the area of Korean Studies. This will include contributing to the delivery of Korean Studies modules, developing teaching materials,…

CFP–Hate Speech in Asia and Europe: A Comparative Approach

The 2nd International Workshop  HATE SPEECH IN ASIA AND EUROPE: A COMPARATIVE APPROACH Jan. 8 (Wed) – 10 (Thu), 2019 Paris Diderot University, France Convener: l’UFR Langues et Civilisations d’Asie Orientale, Université Paris Diderot (Paris 7), France Co-organizers: Asia Center, Seoul National University, Korea Center for Korean Studies, Ritsumeikan University, Japan Supporter: The Academy of Korean Studies Asia Center, Seoul National University This project began in 2017 as…

15th Korean Studies Graduate Students Conference in Europe 2018 – Rome, Italy

The KSGSC Committee is pleased to announce the 15th convention for graduate students, hosted by Sapienza University of Rome, Italian Institute of Oriental 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 across Europe and beyond. This conference, now in its…

The Jangseogak Archives Short Term Fellowship Grants at the Academy of Korean Studies

  The Jangseogak Archives at the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is accepting applications for short-term (three to six months) research fellowships for international scholars of Korean studies. The Jangseogak Archives, originally founded 100 years ago as the last royal archive of the Joseon Dynasty (朝鮮王朝, 1392 – 1910), is an active Korean studies centers and is home to numerous…

University of Sheffield: 2 Posts in Korean Studies

The University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom announces two posts in Korean Studies. 1) a senior-level post to be appointed at the Professorial, Readership, or Senior Lectureship level.  The first two levels are equivalent to ranges within the American full Professorial level, while the Senior Lectureship is equivalent to an Associate Professorship.  Details of the post may be found…

Call for applications: Literature Translation Institute of Korea (LTI Korea)’s Regular Course.

The Literature Translation Institute of Korea is a Korean government-affiliated organization that has been working for the sole purpose of supporting the translation of Korean literature and expansion of its readership across the world. With this aim, LTI Korea established the Translation Academy in 2008 to foster and train professional literary translators. It offers three courses, which are the Regular…