European Program for the Exchange of Lecturers (EPEL): CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 9/2018-9/2019

European Program for the Exchange of Lecturers (EPEL) CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 9/2018-9/2019 DEADLINE: 1 SEPTEMBER 2017 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… Read more →

Lecturer in Korean and East Asian Political Economy–King’s College London

Lecturer in Korean and East Asian Political Economy Reference: THW/17/059639/000895 Salary Details: £32,958 – £59,400 per annum Allowances: plus £2,623 London Allowance Contract Type: Permanent Contract Term: Full time With the support of a generous endowment by the Korea Foundation, the College wishes to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Korean and East Asian Political Economy hosted by the Department of… Read more →

Korean Language Full-time Lecturer or Senior Lecturer

The Department of Asian Languages & Literature at the University of Washington seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer or full-time Senior Lecturer in Korean. The initial appointment, starting Autumn Quarter 2018, is for three years, with the possibility of renewal. Applicants must have at least an M.A. degree in Korean, Foreign Language Teaching, or another relevant area, must have native… Read more →

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 →