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…

Call for Abstracts – The 9th World Congress of Korean Studies

The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is pleased to announce that the 9th World Congress of Korean Studies will take place at the Academy of Korean Studies from September 12th to 14th, 2018. The congress theme, “Human Civilizations and Korean Studies” is designed to invite scholars and experts to present recent research and exchange academic information as well as to facilitate…

2018 KF Fellowship for Postdoctoral Research for European Region

For the official website, click here. 2018 KF Fellowship For Postdoctoral Research for European Region Program Outline The KF Fellowship for Postdoctoral Research is designed to support rising scholars who have recently earned a PhD of a Korea-related topic to undertake full-time research at a university or research organization located in the European region.   Applicant Eligibility Rising scholars with a recent…

2018 KF Fellowship for Graduate Studies for European Region

For the official website, please click here. 2018 Korea Foundation Fellowship For Graduate Studies for European Region Program Outline KF Fellowship for Graduate Studies(GS) program is aimed to foster a new generation of Korean Studies scholars by providing scholarship support to students who are currently enrolled in an MA or PhD program in Korean Studies. Applicant Eligibility -MA or PhD students…

The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences-Post-doctoral researchers in Korean Studies

The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences is offering a position for post-doctoral researchers in Korean Studies. Eligibility: The position is open to researchers with a doctoral degree in Korean Studies. The candidates must have their PhD degree at the time of the application or guarantee that they will receive it before taking up the position. Research focus:…

Korean History post at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

A position in Korean Studies (with a focus on History) just opened at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. In the Italian bureaucratic language is named “1 fixed-term (36 month) full-time researcher”, but it would translate as “Assistant Professor NON-tenure track” in most languages. Knowledge of Italian is not required for this position, but knowledge of English is. The call will…