The Department of Asian Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (http://asianstudies.unc.edu), invites applications for a tenure-track position in Korean studies at the rank of assistant professor, to begin July 1, 2018. Duties include teaching, research, and service. Participation in the continued development of the Department’s program in Korean studies is expected.
The Department welcomes applicants with doctoral degree in hand or near completion in Korean studies, Korean language and literature, or a related field 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 required.
Those interested should submit an online application at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/128323. Application materials should include a detailed letter, curriculum vitae, sample syllabi, and a writing sample. Paper or e-mail applications will not be accepted.
Applicants will also be required to identify the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of four professional references at the time of application. Recommenders identified by the applicant will be contacted via e-mail with instructions for uploading their letters of recommendation.
Review of applications will begin November 8, 2017. The search will remain open until the position is filled.