European Program for the Exchange of Lecturers (EPEL): CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 9/2019-9/2020

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 9/2019-9/2020 DEADLINE: 15 SEPTEMBER 2018 The European Program for the Exchange of Lecturers (EPEL) is sponsored by the Korea Foundation. Every year AKSE draws up a comprehensive proposal and budget for future years. The AKSE proposal consists of proposals from individual universities. Lectures sponsored by this program should be an integral part of the curriculum of… Read more →

Position: Professor, Contemporary East Asia–Princeton University, USA

Position Title: Professor, Contemporary East Asia Contemporary East Asia Princeton University seeks qualified candidates for a tenured full professorship in any discipline in the humanities, social sciences, engineering and the natural sciences. In addition to their core disciplinary specialization, candidates are required to have regional competence on China, Japan, or Korea, and knowledge of relevant foreign languages. Field of specialization… Read more →

CALL FOR PAPERS on the Agency of Korean Women and BAKS Annual General Meeting

The Agency of Korean Women, 29 September 2018—BAKS Workshop, Wolfson College, Oxford The British Association for Korean Studies (BAKS) is calling for paper or presentation or panel or round-table proposals for a one-day Workshop to be held at Wolfson College, Oxford, on 29 September 2018. Please direct all communications to James Lewis ( and Charlotte Horlyck ( All proposals should… Read more →

Lecturer in Korean Studies–12 months fixed term

University of Central Lancashire – School of Language & Global Studies Location: Preston Salary: £35,550 to £41,212 Grade: H Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract Placed on: 17th July 2018 Closes: 12th August 2018 Job Ref: REQ003808 ★ View Employer Profile Hours: Full time (37.00 hours per week – 1.0 FTE) Basis: Fixed term contract for 12 months Interview Date: TBC The School of Language… Read more →

PhD in Business-related Korean Studies, Coventry University

PhD in Business-related Korean Studies, Coventry University Eligibility: UK/EU students with the required entry requirements Award Details: Full UK/EU tuition fees and stipend of £14,777 per annum Duration: Full-Time – 3 years 6 months (fixed term) Application deadline: 15th August 2018 (4pm) Interview dates: TBC Start date: September 2018 Informal enquiries are essential before application; contact Dr. Eunju Hwang to discuss this opportunity. INTRODUCTION Coventry University has… Read more →

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,… Read more →

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… Read more →

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… Read more →

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)… Read more →