[KS] call for applications: postdoc fellowship (Korean Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum)

Florian Pölking Florian.Poelking at ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Wed Nov 30 06:18:51 EST 2016

One Postdoc Fellowship for Korean Studies

The Department of Korean Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum is accepting 
applicants for one postdoctoral fellowship in the field of Korean 
Studies for six months during the summer term 2017 (starting date: April 
2017), with the possibility of extension for additional six months. This 
scholarship is funded through the Academy of Korean Studies for the 
research project “Transcoding as Cultural and Social Practice” jointly 
conducted by the Korean Studies Institute, Ruhr-University Bochum and 
the Institute for Korean Studies, Freie University Berlin.
Stipend: EURO 2,000 per month.
Entailed the fellowship is a teaching obligation of one course/semester 
(B.A. or M.A.)
Preference will be given to candidates with the intention of using the 
scholarship for the development of, and application for, a third party 
funded research project to be conducted at Ruhr University Bochum after 
the completion of the fellowship period.
Applications should include (1) a cover letter stating the applicant’s 
aims and purposes; (2) a CV; (3) a substantive outline of the 
applicant’s proposed postdoctoral research project; (4) a preliminary 
course title; (5) a writing sample; (6) contact information of two 

Deadline for the submission of applications: 02. January 2017 (CET)
Note that only electronic submissions (as a single pdf document) will be 
accepted. Only successful candidates will be notified until 15. January 

Please send your application to:
Prof. Dr. Marion Eggert
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Sektion Sprache und Kultur Koreas
OAW Haus, 2.07
Universitätsstraße 134
44801 Bochum
Tel.: +49-234-32 25572
Fax:  +49-234-32 14787
eMail: marion.eggert[at]rub.de

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