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Job Opening: Coordinator, Freshman Seminars Abroad Initiative, Michigan State University

Via JETWit Jobs mailing list. Position Title/Rank: Coordinator, Freshman Seminars Abroad Initiative Institution: Michigan State University Location: Lansing, MI Education: MA required Posting Number: 1353 Closing Date: 06-09-2015 Position Summary: The Office of the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education seeks … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Publicity Coordinator, The Japan Information and Culture Center

Institution: Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC), Embassy of Japan Location: Washington, DC Education: BA Deadline: not listed The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC), Embassy of Japan, is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented individual for the position of Publicity … Continue reading

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Funding: Stanford East Asia Library Travel Grants

The East Asia Library at Stanford University is now accepting applications for its 2015-16 library travel grants through July 1 2015. The purpose of these grants is to assist scholars from outside the greater San Francisco Bay Area in accessing the … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: The Halo of Golden Light: Imperial Authority and Buddhist Ritual in Heian Japan

Via University of Hawai’i Press. The Halo of Golden Light: Imperial Authority and Buddhist Ritual in Heian Japan Author: Sango, Asuka 304pp. February 2015 Cloth – Price: $54.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3986-4 In this pioneering study of the shifting status of the … Continue reading

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Job Opening: East Asian Studies, Tel Aviv University

Institution: Tel Aviv University, East Asian Studies, Faculty of Humanities Location: Israel Position: Senior Academic Position in Asian Studies, tenure-track faculty The Department of East Asian Studies at Tel-Aviv University, Israel, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Asian Studies, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: International Student & Scholar Adviser, Colorado State University

Via JETWit Jobs mailing list. Institution: Colorado State University Location: Fort Collins, CO Deadline: May 18, 2015 Education: BA required Colorado State University invites nominations and applications for the position of International Student & Scholar Adviser within the Office of … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: A Cultural History of Translation in Early Modern Japan

The translation of texts has played a formative role in Japan’s history of cultural exchange as well as the development of literature, and indigenous legal and religious systems. This is the first book of its kind, however, to offer a … Continue reading

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