Vacancy: Senior Lecturer in Korean Studies at the University of Melbourne

Senior Lecturer in Korean Studies at the Asia Institute, Faculty of Arts, University of Melbourne

Salary: $116,901 – $134,792 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The Asia Institute has established a significant partnership with the Korea Foundation to develop a new and innovative Korea Studies position for an engaged academic with networks in Korea and internationally. The Asia Institute is The University of Melbourne’s key centre for studies in Asian languages, cultures and societies, and is committed to community engagement and cultural exchanges that aim to promote dialogue and debate. Continue reading

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AKS scholarships for Spring 2017


The Academy of Korean Studies has announced that the recruitment of potential students from Australia for the 2017 Spring Semester will be conducted in Korea for the academic year 2017. 

The Application Guidelines can be downloaded by clicking here (it includes all information on criteria, required documents/forms for submission etc.). The required referee form can be downloaded here.

Further information about the Admissions Guide for International Students for 2017 Spring Semester is available here.

NB: applicants should submit all required documents/forms no later than 6pm 11th November 2016.

 

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Chile’s 9th International Conference on Korean Studies

Chile’s 9th International Conference on Korean Studies will be held in Santiago on October 19-20, 2016. For more information, click here.

A booklet produced by the Asian Studies Center of the Pontifical Catholic University summarizing the various events and activities on Korean Studies that were organized by the Asian Studies Center from 2006 to 2012 can be found here.

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Jae My Postgraduate Scholarship in Korean Studies , University of Sydney, Australia

In order to promote and encourage research on Korean Studies, the Jae My Holdings Pty Ltd has established the Jae My Postgraduate Scholarship in Korean Studies at the University of Sydney. The second round of the Scholarship is now open. The Scholarship will provide 3 years of support for a full-time PhD student doing research on a topic in the humanities and social sciences in Korean Studies. Continue reading

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Korean Cultural Centre offers one-day workshop for emerging experts of Korea

The Korean Cultural Centre in Sydney presents a full-day workshop for university students of Korean Studies or anyone who is interested in knowing more about Korean culture on 26th August 2016, covering lectures, cultural activities, information session, networking with those who have similar interests and majors related to Korea.
For more information, please download the event summary.

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