Author Archives: Travis

About Travis

I am an aspiring scholar of Japanese & Luchuan history with a particular interest in cultural history & the arts, from the traditional to the contemporary, the elite to the popular.

Job Opening: Associate Program Officer , Arts & Cultural Exchange, JFNY

Position: Associate Program Officer, Arts & Cultural Exchange Institution: Japan Foundation Location: New York, NY The Japan Foundation, New York seeks an Associate Program Officer for the Arts and Cultural Exchange program. This program promotes the introduction of Japanese arts … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Exhibition Research Assistant, National Gallery of Art

Institution: National Gallery of Art Location: Washington DC Position: Exhibition Research Assistant (PT or FT, two years) From Japan Art History Forum: The National Gallery of Art is seeking an exhibition research assistant for a two-year, part-time or full-time term … Continue reading

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Research Travel Funds: Korean Heritage Library, USC

OKSHF Research Grant at USC Korean Heritage Library The Korean Heritage Library (KHL) at the University of Southern California is pleased to announce research grants for researchers, librarians, and educators in Korean Studies. Thanks to generous support from the Overseas … Continue reading

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Research Opportunity: NHK Archives

Location: NHK Archives, Tokyo or Osaka Application Deadline: 30 June (4pm Japan Time) (Description below paraphrased/summarized by Travis, from NHK Japanese-language website. I apologize for any mis-translations or mis-representations. Please consult the NHK page for official description and terms) Program … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Program Associate, Carolina Asia Center

*Position: Program Associate (full-time) *Institution: Carolina Asia Center, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill *Application Deadline: 29 May 2017 Carolina Asia Center The Carolina Asia Center is the University of North Carolina’s flagship organization for Asia-related activities. In 2014, we … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Postdoc in Transnational Asian Studies

*Position: postdoctoral research fellowship in Transnational Asian Studies *Institution: Chao Center for Asian Studies (CCAS) at Rice University *Location: Houston, Texas The Chao Center for Asian Studies (CCAS) at Rice University in Houston, Texas is currently accepting applications for the … Continue reading

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Research Positions: Time in Medieval Japan

*Project: ERC-Advanced Grant Research Project “Time in Medieval Japan” (TIMEJ) *Position: Research Associate, 5-year, non-tenure-track position *Institution: Department of Japanese Studies, Institute for Asian and Oriental Studies, University of Zurich, Switzerland *Dates: September 2017 until August 2022 Project Description The … Continue reading

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