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Calls for Papers: December 2, 2013
"International Conference on "Modern China in Global Contexts, 1600-Present" Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica, Taipei 11-13 August 2014
Fellowships & Grants: December 2, 2013
The European Research Council (ERC) project "Mobility, Empire and Cross-Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia" at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is offering PhDs and Visiting PhD's fellowships beginning in 2014-15 for outstanding candidates fluent in Chinese, Arabic and Persian (at least one of the above) and with a sound knowledge of the history of the Mongol Empire.
Job Openings: December 2, 2013
Luther College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of History (East Asian history); a one-year, non-tenure track position beginning late August 2014. QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D.
Job Openings: November 25, 2013
The Institute of Asian Research (IAR) and the Department of Political Science, University of British Columbia (Vancouver campus), invite applications for a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level, effective July 1, 2014, in Asian public policy. All policy specializations will be considered relevant (for example, governance and policy-making, economic policy, environmental policy, social and gender policy, urban policy, transportation, water, development). The appointment is a joint position between IAR (75%) and Political Science (25%).
Fellowships & Grants: November 25, 2013
The Asian Studies Center and the Department of Anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh, with the support of the Japan Iron and Steel Federation, invite applications for a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship, beginning August 15,2014. The fellow is expected to be in residence at the University of Pittsburgh during the 2014-2015 academic year and will be affiliated with the Department of Anthropology. The fellow will teach two courses (one per term), participate in the activities of the research community, and work toward producing a publication.
Calls for Papers: November 25, 2013
The Glocalisation of Christianity in China
Fellowships & Grants: November 18, 2013
The Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 competition for the An Wang Postdoctoral fellowship in Chinese studies. Well-designed projects at any stage, from initial research to revision for publication, are welcome. Researc topic can cover any period of Chinese history or contemporary China and involve any academic discipline. Applicants in pre-modern humanities are encouraged to apply as are applicants in contemporary social sciences. Priority will be given to candidates with no previous postdoctoral fellowships.
Calls for Papers: November 18, 2013
The Department of Korean History at Korea University is pleased to sponsor the second annual Graduate Student Conference on Korean History on May 2, 2014 at Korea University in Seoul. We cordially invite graduate students conducting any research related to Korean history to submit abstracts for our 2014 conference. The Korea University Korean History (KUKH) Graduate Student Conference is an annual conference which aims to provide a forum for graduate students to exchange ideas and discuss current research on Korean history.
Job Openings: November 18, 2013
The University of Hawaii at Manoa Library is now recruiting an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented librarian for a new Okinawan Studies Librarian position. For more details, please visit the Library's web site: http://library.manoa.hawaii.edu/about/jobs.html#okinawa.
St John's College now accepting applications for The Louis Cha Scholarship 2014
St John's College, Cambridge proposes to award a Louis Cha Scholarship starting October 2014, to enable a student to undertake research in the University of Cambridge in the literature, history, and culture of early and dynastic China (pre-1912). The successful applicant will be selected from those who have obtained a place at St John's College Cambridge to read for the M Phil or PhD degree in relevant subjects.