Assistant Professor/​Faculty Fellow Position in Korean Studies at NYU

The Depart­ment of East Asian Stud­ies at New York Uni­ver­si­ty invites appli­ca­tions for appoint­ment as an assis­tant professor/​faculty fel­low in mod­ern Kore­an stud­ies. The appoint­ment will be for two years begin­ning Sep­tem­ber 1, 2010, sub­ject to bud­getary and admin­is­tra­tive approval. Can­di­dates must have received a Ph.D. with­in five years of the date of appoint­ment and have a strong com­mit­ment to teach­ing. Fields of exper­tise sought include literature/​film/​media stud­ies, but all per­sons engaged with crit­i­cal and method­olog­i­cal issues con­nect­ed to Kore­an and East Asian stud­ies are encour­aged to apply. 

To apply, sub­mit a let­ter of appli­ca­tion, a cur­ricu­lum vitae, a 20 – 30 page writ­ing sam­ple, sam­ple syl­labi for both under­grad­u­ate and grad­u­ate cours­es, and three let­ters of rec­om­men­da­tion to:

  • Chair, Kore­an Stud­ies Search Committee
    East Asian Studies
    41 East 11th Street, Sev­enth Floor
    New York University
    New York, NY 10003

Please note that elec­tron­ic appli­ca­tions are not accepted. 

The search com­mit­tee will begin review­ing appli­ca­tions on March 11, 2010, and will con­tin­ue until the posi­tion is filled.