The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Department of the East Asia, is offering a position for researchers in the field of Korean history and society.
Eligibility: This position is open to researchers with a PhD degree in Korean Studies, Korean History, Far Eastern History, or related fields. The candidates must hold their PhD degree at the time of applying for the position or guarantee that they will receive it before the beginning of the position. Currently, we are NOT looking for specialists on literature, religion, philosophy or art history.
Research focus: History of Korea – pre-modern, modern or contemporary.
We expect candidates with experiences in grant activities, a proven publishing record, an ability to work with relevant sources based on the sound knowledge of Korean and fluent English as a prerequisite for both working in an international environment of the institute as well as publishing.
Deadline for applications: January 13, 2017
Notification: January/February 2017
Posting Date: 12/16/2016
Closing Date 01/16/2016