4 doctoral researchers for "Korea and East Asia in Global History, 1840-2000"

4 doctoral researchers for "Korea and East Asia in Global History, 1840-2000"

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Department of History, Free University of Berlin
Place of work
Berlin
Country
Germany
Deadline
17.12.2010
By
Kubisch, Heike

The Department of History at the Free University of Berlin (Prof. Sebastian Conrad) is inviting applications for 4 positions as doctoral researchers (i.e. not as postdocs) in the project Korea and East Asia in Global History, 1840-2000. Positions will be for three years, starting from February 2011 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The project Korea and East Asia in Global History, 1840-2000 aims to assess the place, role, and impact of Korea and East Asia in the processes of global integration between 1840 and the present. It focuses on processes and problematics that need to be addressed within a regional and/or global framework. The four main areas of research within the larger project are: Empires and colonies; cultural translations; Capitalism, labor, and migration; and Regionalisms in East Asia. The project is funded by the Academy of Korean Studies.

For further and more detailed information, please see:
http://www.geschkult.fu-berlin.de/e/fmi/arbeitsbereiche/ab_conrad/index.html

We welcome applications from researchers familiar with East Asian history and proficient in Korean, Japanese or Chinese. A research focus that includes Korea is preferred. We also ask for a good command of the English language. Applications should include a 1-page research project outline, a CV, and a cover letter. Salaries will be calculated on the basis of E13 TVÖD, 50% of the German salary scheme.

Deadline for applications: December 17, 2010.

Please send application to:
heike.kubisch@fu-berlin.de

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