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[Asian Studies Development Program East-West Center UH Manoa] Infusing Korean Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum

2018-01-23 07:36

Infusing Korean Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum


Dates:  July 30 - August 10, 2018

Location:  East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawai'i

Director:  Peter Hershock


This multidisciplinary, two-week faculty development program will offer undergraduate educators opportunities to interact with leading Korean studies experts in an intensive program of lectures, discussions, film screenings, and cultural events.  The program is designed to assist institutional teams and individual faculty members develop course curricula and strategies for Asian studies program development.  The first week of the program will include sessions on premodern Korean history, religion, literature and visual culture.  The second week will address 20th and 21st century Korean history, economics, politics and popular culture.  Team applications of 2-3 faculty members are particularly welcomed.  Participants will receive a travel stipend of $400 and lodging in the East-West Center faculty guesthouse.  Participant home institutions are asked to cover remaining travel costs and a program fee of $150.


Application deadline:  March 15, 2018


For further information, visit:  http://www.asdp-infusinginstitute.org/



Meiko Arai, Ph.D.

Program Assistant

Asian Studies Development Program

East-West Center

1601 East-West Road, Burns Hall 2088

Honolulu, HI  96848-1601

Phone:  808-944-7662; Fax:  808-944-7070



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