Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Southeast Asian Studies, Sogang University (closing date 26 Oct)

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Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Southeast Asian Studies

 at Sogang University

- Spring Semester 2018 –



  1. The Institute for East Asian Studies at Sogang University invites applications from qualified scholars in Southeast Asian Studies for a tenure-track position for the Humanities Korea project (funded by the National Research Foundation of Korea).

2.     Application: the online application opens from 18 October 10:00 am to 26 October 2017, 13:00 pm (Korea Standard Time). We will only consider those applicants who successfully complete their online application forms and submit required documents (both via email/online and registered post) by 26 October 2017, 13:00 pm (Korea Standard Time) for the selection process. Please visit the webpages http://professor.sogang.ac.kr and http://sieas.sogang.ac.kr for the details.


  1. The person appointed will be required to:
  1. have formally completed his or her PhD (or its equivalent) by 28 February 2018;
  2. have at least three published works (including journal articles, book chapters, etc.) by 28 February 2018;
  3. contribute to the publication of TRaNS (Trans –Regional and –National Studies of Southeast Asia) - published by Cambridge University Press for SIEAS.
  4. commence his or her appointment on 1 March 2018 – with no possibility of deferment.


  1. Salary and benefits:
  1. Salary will start approximately in the range from USD 44,000  to 50,000 per annum depending on the appointee’s previous experience – which will be paid in Korean Won
  2. In addition to salary:
    • Benefits including medical insurance, pension, worker’s compensation schemes, and severance/retirement pay will be provided by University.
    • University will cover the costs for moving expenses maximum of three million Korean Won – reimburse in Korean Won.
    • For the on-campus housing, the first year rent will be provided (all utilities included) or for the off-campus housing, deposit of 20 million Korean Won for two years would be covered.
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