The George Washington University has advertised an open rank, tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Korean Literature and Culture. Candidates must have a PhD in Korean literature or a closely-related field, native or near native fluency in Korean and English, and evidence of excellence in teaching Korean literature and culture at college level, as demonstrated by evaluations, and active research experience in the field of Korean literature and culture, as indicated by scholarly publications.… more
UNC Chapel Hill’s Department of Asian Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position in Korean studies at the rank of Assistant Professor. They welcome applicants with doctoral degree in hand or near completion in Korean studies, Korean language and literature, or related fields such as, but not limited to, anthropology, modern history, qualitative sociology, cultural studies, gender studies, visual studies, or performance studies. Native or near-native fluency in Korean and English and demonstrated potential for innovative scholarship are also required.
Dartmouth College in New Hampshire seeks to fill two tenure-track positions, an Asian American literature position in the Department of English and Creative Writing and a transnational feminism expert in the Women’s, Gender, and Sexualities Program.… more
Cal State Long Beach is advertising for an Assistant Professor in the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies, someone with “a Ph.D. in East Asian languages and cultures, applied linguistics, foreign/second language education, or a relevant area of Korean studies.” Deadline on October 15.… more
Asian Studies at Cornell University is accepting applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Northeast Asian Critical Humanities. The department approaches Asian Humanities from diverse, but often complementary, disciplinary and theoretical arenas, including literature, film, media and visual culture, literary and intellectual history, religious studies, the investigation of imperial and colonial cultural forms and processes, translation studies, and study of modernities. Due November 1, 2017.… more
Below are five (5) Sessional Lecturer postings in Contemporary Asian Studies at the University of Toronto, in both the fall and spring semesters of 2016-2017 year: Politics of development in Asia, Comparative colonialisms in Asia, Asian cities, Asian youth cultures, and Comparative modernities in Asia.… more
Monash University in Australia is looking for a lecturer in Korean studies, especially with research/teaching expertise in contemporary popular culture. As the program already has linguistics expertise, they’re particularly keen on anthropology, sociology, and cultural studies. Closing date is March 20, 2016.… more
The Center for Korean Studies at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa invites applications for a post-doctoral fellowship for the academic year 2016-2017. The fellowship is funded by a grant from the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS), South Korea. The Fellow is expected to conduct research on modern or contemporary Korean history, North Korea, or relevant topics, and be in residence at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa to participate actively in the intellectual life of the Center for Korean Studies.… more