The Korea-America Economic Association

Korea Studies Chair (Indiana University)

Korea Studies Chair

The School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University Bloomington is pleased to announce an endowed Chair in Modern Korean Studies. The successful applicant will be appointed as professor or associate professor in the School’s departments of East Asian Languages & Cultures and International Studies, and will direct a new Institute for Korean Studies. We are seeking an outstanding social scientist who is strongly committed to undergraduate and graduate education, and who is prepared to offer courses on modern Korean politics, economics, security, society, or culture, preferably in regional perspective. A Ph.D is required.

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. To insure full consideration candidates must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, five additional names of scholars who may be contacted for references, and writing samples to Questions regarding the position or application process should be directed to Deb Speer, Department of East Asian Languages & Culture, Goodbody Hall 230, Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, IN 47401. Her telephone number is 812 855 5339, and email address is

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA Services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.