University of Hawaii - Manoa, Department of History
Assistant or Associate Professor of Modern Korean History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Hawaii, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor|
History: The Department of History at University of Hawai’i, Mānoa invites applications for an assistant or associate professorship in the history of modern Korea. Position Number 0083322, full-time, tenure-track, 9-month position to begin August 1, 2017, subject to the availability of funds and position clearance.
Duties: The successful candidate will teach lower-division survey courses, and upper-division and graduate courses in area(s) of specialization; advise undergraduate and graduate students; maintain an active agenda of scholarly research and publication; participate in service work; and fulfill other duties assigned by the department chair.
Assistant Professor minimum qualifications: PhD in hand by August 1, 2017, granted by a university of recognized standing, in history or closely related field in the humanities or social sciences, with an emphasis on modern Korea. Research competence in Korean language and evidence of strong historical research capabilities. Associate Professor additional minimum qualifications: Demonstrated university teaching experience; hold the rank of Associate Professor; evidence of scholarly achievement comparable to peers at research universities. Desirable qualifications for both ranks: demonstrated extensive teaching experience; research focus on transnational or comparative studies which situates Korea in global context; national and international scholarly engagement, particularly in Korea and the Pacific.
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Application materials should include a letter of application describing research and teaching interests; c.v.; writing sample; official academic transcripts (copies are acceptable, but official transcripts will be required at the time of hire); a sample syllabus from an undergraduate or graduate course in Korean history. In addition, please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent directly to the search committee. Please send paper copies of all materials (no electronic / emailed copies accepted) to: Dr. Shana J. Brown (Chair), Korea Search Committee, Department of History, University of Hawai’i, Mānoa, 2530 Dole Street, Sakamaki A-203, Honolulu, HI 96822-2383 USA. General inquiries may be directed to Shana Brown at (808) 956-7151 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The screening process will begin on December 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. The department expects to conduct preliminary interviews via Skype. UHM is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer.
Dr. Shana Brown, Chair, Korea Search Committee
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Department of History
2530 Dole St., Sakamaki A-203
Honolulu, HI 96822
|Primary Category:||Korean History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies
East Asian History / Studies
World History / Studies