Assistant Professor, South Asian or Southeast Asian history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Korea, Republic of|
The Department of Asian History at Seoul National University invites applications for a tenure track assistant professorship in the history of Indian Ocean World, i.e. South Asian or Southeast Asian history. Expertise in early modern or modern period will be considered with preference. A secondary field of research and teaching interest in comparative history is desirable. As the successful candidate will be expected to teach not only undergraduate courses but also graduate courses using original sources, he/she should have a good command of relevant native languages.
He/she will be required to teach 9 hours a week in English. The salary is approximately 50,000 U. S. dollars and may vary depending on previous career. PhD degree is required by the time of appointment.
Send letter of application, c.v., sample syllabi, graduate transcript, a sample of scholarly writing (a chapter or article), and three letters of recommendation to:
Prof. Eunjeong Yi
Dept. of Asian History
Seoul National University
San 56-1, Shillim-Dong, Kwanak-Gu
Seoul, 151-745, South Korea
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. For full consideration, complete applications should be received by October 15, 2008. Early submission (by June 20, 2008) of c.v. will be appreciated. The beginning date of work is scheduled in March 1, 2009, which may be negotiable.
Seoul National University is one of the most prestigious universities in Korea that is increasingly becoming international. Women and native speakers of South Asian/Southeast Asian languages are particularly encouraged to apply.
Prof. Eunjeong Yi
|Primary Category:||Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Area Studies