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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Announce: 10 November - 17 November


The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 10 November 2014 to 17 November 2014. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.


Henderson State University - Assistant or Associate Professor of History

CFA: JSPS-SSRC Fellowships (Deadline: December 1, 2014)

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowship Program provides recent PhD recipients and ABDs (please see program eligibility requirements) with opportunities to conduct research in Japan under the leadership of a host researcher. The Social Science Research Council serves as the nominating authority for researchers in the humanities and social sciences.

Music and Modernity in East Asia - public lecture / concert and symposium

Music and Modernity in East Asia - public lecture / concert and symposium

Music and Modernity in East Asia

Two-day program held by the Research Centre for Japanese Traditional Music at the Kyoto City University of Arts. Admission is free, but registration is recommended.

November 20, 13:30-17:30

Musical Modernity in East Asia and Composition - public lecture / concert

Kyoto Shimogyo Citizens Activity Centre, 38 Kamino-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto