Assistant Professor in Modern Korean History

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Charlottesville, VA, USA
Nov 15, 2018
Dec 15, 2018
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The University of Virginia invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position in Modern Korean History (19th century to the present). Area of specialization is open. Requirements include Ph.D in History, Korean Studies, or a related field completed by time of appointment, demonstrated excellence in scholarship, a commitment to both undergraduate teaching (survey and upper division levels) and graduate education, and an interest in participating in the college's interdisciplinary program in East Asian Studies. The anticipated start date of the position is August 27, 2019.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0623878. Complete an application/a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter describing research (present and planned), teaching interests and experience, and a curriculum vitae including the names of three references. Applicants must have their references send letters directly to:

Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Interviews will begin in mid-December, by Skype or phone.

For questions about the application process, please contact Savanna Galambos, Faculty Search Advisor, at

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Employment Conditions:

*Posting Number:* 0623878

*Position Type:* Teaching and Research Faculty

*Employment Posting Category:* Faculty

*Type of Application:* Candidate Profile

*Organization (Position Organization):* 31825 AS-History

*Department:* Department of History

*Location:* Charlottesville

*Working Title:* Assistant Professor in Modern Korean History

*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No

*Posting Date:* 08-21-2018

*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled

*Required Applicant Documents:* CV / Resume

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*Rank:* Assistant Professor

*Appointment Type:* Teaching and Research

*Academic Year for Position? (e.g. 2015):* 2019

*Employment Conditions for Faculty:* U.Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

*Area of Interest:* No Response

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*Required Education:* No Response

*Preferred Education:* No Response

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