POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN 17TH AND/OR 18TH CENTURY EAST ASIAN HISTORY (KOREA), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Applications are invited from outstanding candidates for a four-year postdoctoral position in 17th and/or 18th century Korean history as part of the European Research Council funded project (H2020-ERC CoG 758347), Aftermath of the East Asian War of 1592-1598, led by ICREA Professor Rebekah Clements and hosted by the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. The successful candidate must be willing to work… Read more →

PHD SCHOLARSHIP IN 17TH-19TH CENTURY KOREAN HISTORY, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Applications are invited for a funded, full-time, 3 year PhD position (with the possibility of extension) in the context of a European Research Council Starting Grant project, Aftermath of the East Asian War of 1592-1598 led by ICREA Professor Rebekah Clements at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Department of Translation, Interpreting, and East Asian Studies. The successful candidate will be co-supervised… Read more →

Jangseogak Collections Digital Image Service

As the research institute and government library, the Jangseogak Archives holds pre-modern historical manuscripts, government documents, literati writings from Chosŏn (1392-1910) Korea (for further information: https://youtu.be/1u-jpWtRZjI). The digital images of the Jangseogak collections, along with the digitized texts, have now become accessible online for scholars all over the world. We hope that these sources will enhance the circulation of knowledge and… Read more →

The Soon Young Kim Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Korean Studies at the Korea Institute, Harvard University

The Soon Young Kim Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Korean Studies at the Korea Institute, Harvard University for Academic Year 2019-2020 The Korea Institute at Harvard University is accepting applications for the Soon Young Kim Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Korean Studies for the 2019-20 academic year. This Fellowship is open to scholars from all fields of study in Korean Studies. However, preference may… Read more →

7th Annual Korea University Graduate Student Conference

7th Annual Korea University Graduate Student Conference: Converging Studies and Methods to a Comprehensive Understanding of Korea and Asia Korea University, Seoul, South Korea Friday, May 31st, 2019 We invite submissions for the Korea University Graduate Student (KUGS) Conference to be held at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea on May 31, 2019. The KUGS Conference is an annual conference that aims at providing an interdisciplinary forum… Read more →

Lecturer, Korean Language, University of Texas at Austin, USA

Lecturer, Korean Language The Department of Asian Studies at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for two full-time Lecturers in the Korean language, to begin January 15th, 2019. Candidates will be expected to teach courses in all levels of the Korean language and to assist with the development of curriculum. Native-speaker competence in Korean is required, as well… Read more →

Queens College, City University of New York, Assistant Professor in Korean Humanities

The Department of Classical, Middle Eastern and Asian Languages and Cultures at Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Korean humanities, to begin in the fall semester of 2019. The fields of expertise are open and include (but not limited to) history, art, religion, film, and/or cultural studies. Responsibilities include teaching Korean humanities… Read more →

The University of Sheffield–Two full-time, permanent appointments in Korean Studies

40th Anniversary Lectureships To commemorate 40 years of the teaching of Korean Studies at The University of Sheffield (United Kingdom), the University  will make two (2) lectureship appointments to an ‘Anniversary Lectureship in Korean Studies’ to be held within the School of East Asian Studies, which is a department of the Faculty of Social Sciences.  These two posts are full-time,… Read more →

University of Washington–Korean History, Rank, Assistant Professor

University of Washington – Seattle, Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Korean History, Rank, Assistant Professor The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies and the Department of History at the University of Washington (UW) invite applications for an assistant professor, tenure stream position in Korean history to begin September 2019.  This position will be split 50%/50% between the… Read more →

University of Wisconsin-Madison-four positions

Dear colleagues, After our successful hire of Professor Hieyoon Kim last year, the University of Wisconsin-Madison will continue to build Korea Studies with the following four positions: 1. Assistant Professor, Sociology of Contemporary Korea: Due Oct 31, Tenure-Track Faculty Position in the Department of Sociology and the Department of Asian Languages & Cultures beginning Aug 2019 Areas of sociological research on… Read more →