[Emory University] Korean Foundation - Emory University Post Doctoral Fellow in Korean Studies
The Department of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures (REALC) at Emory University in Atlanta, GA invites applications for a Post-doctoral Fellow in Korean Studies. This is a two-year position funded by a grant from Korea Foundation to begin Fall 2023, with possibility of renewal. REALC is a dynamic multidisciplinary community of scholars of Korea, China, Japan, and Russia, and we welcome scholars from diverse fields. Research field and period are open for this position, but priority will be given to interdisciplinary specialists working at the intersections of the humanities and social sciences, or on Korea through a comparative or transnational lens.
The successful candidate will be expected to continue their scholarly research, and they will teach (or team-teach) 2 undergraduate courses per year of appointment and participate in the academic life of the department and university.
Successful candidates should have their Ph.D. by start of appointment. They should have some relevant teaching experience and demonstrate commitment to diversity and inclusion. Only candidates who are authorized or who can obtain the necessary visa to work in the USA by the start of appointment should apply. Please submit your cover letter, C.V., research statement, short writing sample or published paper (25 pages maximum), teaching statement including statement of teaching and mentoring students of diverse backgrounds, and three letters of recommendation through Interfolio here apply.interfolio.com/115236. Inquiries about the position can be sent to J. Apkarian (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2022 and continue until successful appointment is made. Applications received by January 23, 2023 will be given full consideration. Emory University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.