[Job] Assistant Professor of Korean Studies, UW-Madison

Another Korean Studies position!

Assistant Professor of Korea Studies

Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks a scholar of the humanities or qualitative social sciences with expertise in Korea Studies. Candidates should have professional-level fluency in Korean and English. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate eagerness to extend our multidisciplinary conversation about culture in the transasian context, and who have the vision and skills to contribute to building new academic programs. PhD or equivalent is required prior to start of the appointment. The appointment, at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor, is scheduled to begin in August 2018. Salary is negotiable.

Applications must be submitted online at jobs.wisc.edu. Candidates are asked to submit a single PDF document consisting of a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing sample (dissertation chapter, journal article, or book chapter). Candidates are also asked to provide names and contact information for three references who will be asked to provide a letter of recommendation. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 15, 2017; applications will be accepted until position is filled. For further details, please see: