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The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Department of the East Asia, is offering a position for researchers in the field of Japanese history and society.
Eligibility: This position is open to researchers with a PhD degree in Japanese Studies, Japanese History, History of Far Eastern Regions, 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 Japan – 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 Japanese 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 01/16/2017