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About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history.

Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Pre-Modern Japan, University of Chicago

Institution: University of Chicago Location: Illinois, United States Position: Assistant Professor The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at The University of Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in the field of Pre-1900 … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Professor, East Asian History, Ithaca College

Position/Job Summary: Full-time tenure-eligible position in East Asian history. Research specialization is open. In addition to upper level courses in their area of expertise, applicants must be able to teach introductory world history courses or other, innovative 100-level courses in … Continue reading

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Fellowship: The Nippon Foundation Fellows Program at the Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies (IUC)

Scholarship Opportunity: advanced Japanese language training for graduate students with Japan-focused career goals in academia, business, diplomacy/government service, journalism, translation, and law The Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies (IUC) is pleased to announce a call for applications to The Nippon … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Placing Empire: Travel and the Social Imagination in Imperial Japan

Placing Empire Travel and the Social Imagination in Imperial Japan Kate McDonald Placing Empire examines the spatial politics of Japanese imperialism through a study of Japanese travel and tourism to Korea, Manchuria, and Taiwan between the late nineteenth century and the … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Applied Linguistics 

The Department of Asian Studies, at The University of British Columbia, Vancouver campus seeks to make a full-time appointment in the field of Japanese Applied Linguistics at the rank of Instructor, tenure-track, with responsibility for teaching undergraduate courses at all levels as well … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Professor, Japanese Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Institution: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Location: Hong Kong Position: Assistant Professor Applications are invited for:- Department of Japanese Studies Assistant Professor (Ref. 170001WP) (Closing date: January 15, 2018) The Master of Arts Programme in Japanese Studies, under the Department of … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japan ICU Foundation Full-Time Program Assistant

Full-Time Program Assistant JOB DESCRIPTION Title: Program Assistant JICUF (Japan ICU Foundation) is seeking a full time Program Assistant (PA) to help manage various organizational and administrative priorities. The PA will help JICUF’s three fulltime staff on an as-needed basis. … Continue reading

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