Call for Applications: AREA Ruhr Doctoral Programme

The Alliance for Research on East Asia (AREA) Ruhr, of which the Korean Studies Institute at Rhur University Bochum is part, invites applications for eight doctoral stipends to study Transnational Institution Building and Transnational Identities in East Asia.   Deadline: 31 March 2017 Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed (i.e. via skype) in April. For additional information, click here:    … Read more →

CFP: 2017 Irish Association for Asian Studies (IAAS) at University College Cork

Conference Theme: Asia: Transcultural Interactions – Past, Present and Future  Venue: University College Cork, Ireland Date: 9-10 June 2017   Some of the themes we hope the conference will explore are: the cultural, linguistic, socio-political, religious and intellectual interactions that have shaped diverse Asian territories (such as China, Korea, Japan, Mongolia, India and South East Asia), from the past up to… Read more →

Call for 2017 Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP)

The Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) is designed to provide higher education in Korea for international students with the aim of promoting international exchange in education, as well as mutual friendship amongst the participating countries.   Submission Deadline: 17 March 2017 For information, guidelines, and application forms, click here. Contact Information o Korean Education Centre http://www.koreaneducentreinuk.org Tel: 020 7227 5500(ext 639)… Read more →

Call for AKS Korean Studies Grant 2017

The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is pleased to announce “Korean Studies Grant 2017”. The aim of this grant is to deepen the world’s understanding of Korea by supporting academic activities of Korean studies.   Submission Deadline: Applications must be submitted before 23:59 (Korea Standard Time) on February 28, 2017. ※ Application and the required documents should be sent by e-mail… Read more →

Korea University Graduate Student Conference in Asian Studies in conjunction with the 2017 AAS-in-ASIA Conference

Korea University Graduate Student Conference in Asian Studies in conjunction with the 2017 AAS-in-ASIA Conference Korea University, Seoul, South Korea Friday, June 23​rd, 2017 The Korea University Graduate Student (KUGS) Conference invites graduate students from around the world conducting research in Asian Studies to submit abstracts for individual papers for our 2017 conference. This conference will be held in conjunction… Read more →

Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship in Modern Korean Literature (for Master of Studies in Korean Studies)

Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship in Modern Korean Literature (for Master of Studies in Korean Studies) Wolfson College and the International Communication Foundation are offering a fully-funded graduate scholarship at the University of Oxford from the beginning of the academic year 2017-2018 for a student undertaking a Master of Studies in Korean Studies. Preference will be given to applicants focussing… Read more →

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa–Assistant or Associate Professor of Modern Korean History

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as assistant or associate professor of modern Korean history. The appointment is to begin August 1, 2017, subject to availability of funds and position clearance. Duties and Responsibilities 1. Teach lower-division survey courses, upper-division, and graduate-level courses in area(s) of specialization; 2. Advise undergraduate and graduate students;… Read more →

Lecturer in Korean Studies, University of Central Lancashire

Lecturer in Korean Studies University of Central Lancashire – School of Languages and Global Studies REQ002187 Hours: Full Time (1.0 FTE) Basis:  Indefinite Grade: H (£34,576 to £40,082) Closing Date: Wednesday 5th October 2016 Interview Date: Wednesday 19 October 2016 The School of Languages and Global Studies at the University of Central Lancashire wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Korean… Read more →

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 will hold the JEASC Triennial Conference at SOAS, London from Wednesday… Read more →