Tag Archives: history

Fun Link Friday: Dahl’s Japan

With apologies for getting political, I just came across these English-language political cartoons from the Japan Times, and (if you are politically aligned with their positions) they are just wonderful. As his bio on the Japan Times website says, “Roger … Continue reading

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Job Opening: University of Zurich, History Department Two Academic Assistants

Institution:      University of Zurich, History Department Location:          Switzerland Position:           Doctoral Fellow/Two Academic Assistants (60% PhD-positions) The Chair for Global History (18th to 20th centuries) invites applications for: Two Academic Assistants (60% PhD-positions) History Department, University of … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Pacific Strife

Inter-regional histories are all the rage these days, and Pacific Strife: The Great Powers and their Political and Economic Rivalries in Asia and the Western Pacific, 1870-1914, by Kees van Dijk (Amsterdam University Press, 2015) is certainly that. Most historians, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: One-Year Visiting Instructor of Japanese History

Institution:   Western Washington University, History Location:   Washington, United States Position:   Non-Tenure Track Faculty, One-Year Visiting Instructor – Japan One-Year Visiting Instructor – Japan Department of History Position/Salary: One-year Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor of History beginning on September 16, 2015, through June 15, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor of East Asian History

Institution:   Sam Houston State University, History Department Location:   Texas, United States Position:   Non-Tenure Track Faculty, Visiting Assistant Professor – East Asian History The Department of History at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor … Continue reading

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Job Opening: History of East Asia

The Department of History at Knox College invites applications for a one-year replacement appointment at the rank of visiting assistant professor / instructor effective September 1, 2015, with specialization in the field of East Asian history, with a preference for Japan.  … Continue reading

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Internships: Summer internships at the Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies, Temple University Japan

Since 2007, ICAS at Temple University Japan has hosted summer interns from many universities across the world. These unpaid summer internships for non-TUJ students (undergraduate and graduate) offer a unique opportunity to spend a productive summer in Tokyo. Below is the … Continue reading

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