Inter-University Center for Korean Language Studies at SKKU

The Inter-University Center for Korean Language Studies at SKKU has launched itself and is recruiting. This institution is modelled after the Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies in Yokohama and seeks to establish itself as the premier institution for higher-level language training offered to non-East Asian students who have different learning needs from their Chinese and Japanese colleagues. For more information, see their… Read more →

Project Officer (REQ002108) Preston Campus-University of Central Lancaster

The International Institute of Korean Studies UCLAN (IKSU) was established under the leadership of Professor Hazel Smith as a multidisciplinary hub of research, teaching and public policy in the study of contemporary Korea. The post-holder will support the IKSU Director in the successful development of the commercial and academic operation of IKSU.  As the Project Officer for IKSU you will… Read more →

University of Pittsburgh–Non-Tenure Stream Visiting Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Literatures 2016-2017

Non-Tenure Stream Visiting Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Literatures 2016-2017 The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a one-year non-tenure stream appointment as (NTS) visiting assistant professor, beginning September, 2016, pending budgetary approval. Areas of teaching and research interest of the successful candidate should include Korean film, modern and… Read more →

AKSE Conference 20-23 April 2017 in Prague–Call for Papers

The Department of Korean Studies at Charles University in Prague will host the 28th biennial AKSE Conference from 20 (Thursday) to 23 (Sunday) April 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. The Association for Korean Studies in Europe, founded in 1977, is the main scholarly society for Korean Studies in greater Europe. Its objectives are to stimulate and coordinate academic Korean studies… Read more →

Korea Foundation Professor in Contemporary Korean Society-Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Korea Foundation Professor in Contemporary Korean Society Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also placed 1st amongst the world’s best young universities. The College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at NTU Singapore invites applications for the position of Korea Foundation… Read more →

13th Korean Studies Graduate Students Conference in Europe 2016 – Copenhagen, Denmark

The KSGSC committee is pleased to announce the 13th convention for graduate students, hosted by the University of Copenhagen, Department of Cross Cultural and Regional Studies (located in Amager; metro: Islands Brygge). 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… Read more →

Irish Association for Asian Studies

The first Annual Conference of the Irish Association for Asian Studies will be held in Dublin City University on 17th and 18th June 2016. It is jointly organised by IAAS and the School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies at Dublin City University. The theme of the conference is Commemoration. We hope the conference will provide a platform for lively discussions amongst scholars from interdisciplinary… Read more →

CFP Joint East Asian Studies Conference (JEASC), Triennial Conference 2016

Joint East Asian Studies Conference (JEASC), Triennial Conference 2016 Hosted by SOAS, University of London 7th to  9th September 2016 The British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS), The British Association for Japanese Studies (BAJS) and the British Association for Korean Studies (BAKS) together with the Centre of Taiwan Studies at SOAS announce a Call for Papers for the JEASC Triennial Conference… Read more →

CFP The 5th Conference on Korean Screen Culture–London

Call for Papers The 5th Conference on Korean Screen Culture Department of Film Studies King’s College London, UK June 3rd-4th 2016  Following successful conferences on Korean Screen Culture held at SOAS, the University of London (2012 & 2013), Sheffield Hallam University (2014), and the University of Copenhagen (2015), the Department of Film Studies at King’s College London is pleased to announce the… Read more →

Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies–2016 Fellowships

The Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies would like to invite applications for its 2016 fellowships. Please note that the deadline for applications is January 31, 2015. The fellowships allow researchers in various stages of their careers to use the Kyujanggak collection as well as the resources at Seoul National University to carry out their research projects or prepare a manuscript for publication. The… Read more →