Tenure-Track Professor in Modern Korean Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
East Asian Languages and Civilizations
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in MODERN KOREAN HUMANITIES. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. We are particularly interested in scholars who combine strengths in film, media, and/or popular cultural studies with interdisciplinary and transnational range. All applicants should possess a high level of proficiency in Korean.
Doctorate or terminal degree required by the time the appointment begins.
Candidates should demonstrate the capacity for excellence in teaching as well as research, and will be expected to teach a range of offerings related to Korean humanities, from introductory undergraduate lecture courses to graduate seminars.
Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu).
- Cover letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching statement (describing teaching approach and philosophy)
- Research statement
- Names and contact information of 3 referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. The application is considered complete only when the three letters have been received.
- A short writing sample (c. 25 pp.)
UPDATE: The deadline for applications has been extended to November 2, 2018. Letters of reference will be accepted until November 8, 2018.
Chair, Modern Korean Humanities Search Committee, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
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