CFP: Hate Speech in Korea, Japan, and France: A Comparative Approach

International Workshop  HATE SPEECH IN KOREA, JAPAN AND FRANCE: A COMPARATIVE APPROACH  Jan. 17(Wed) – 18(Thu), 2018 Ritsumeikan University, Japan  ORGANIZERS:  Asia Center, Seoul National University, Korea  UFR Langues et Civilisations de l’Asie Orientale, Université Paris Diderot (Paris 7), France  Center for Korean Studies, Ritsumeikan University, Japan   In recent years, hatred or instigation of discrimination has increased against foreigners, immigrants or various religious, ethnic and sexual minorities… Read more →

The 14th Korean Studies Graduate Students Conference in Europe 2017 – Tübingen, Germany

The KSGSC committee is pleased to announce the 14th convention for graduate students, hosted by the University of Tübingen, Department of Korean 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.This conference, now in its 14th edition, will follow the KSGSC’s… Read more →

Chair in Korean Studies at the University of Iowa

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and International Programs, University of Iowa, announces the establishment of the C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korea Studies. The endowed and fully tenured post will begin in the Fall of 2018. The review of applications will commence from 1 October 2017. For further information, see attached… Read more →

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 →