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Book Announcement: Uneven Moments: Reflections on Japan’s Modern History

Uneven Moments Reflections on Japan’s Modern History Harry Harootunian Columbia University Press Few scholars have done more than Harry Harootunian to shape the study of modern Japan. Incorporating Marxist critical perspectives on history and theoretically informed insights, his scholarship has … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Postdoc – Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies

Apply at: https://columbia.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgramAngular&id=10932 The Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow (discipline open) for the academic year 2019-20. Based at Doshisha University, KCJS is an undergraduate study abroad program governed by a consortium of thirteen American universities and administered … Continue reading

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Funding: SSRC/JSPS Fellowships for recent PhDs and ABDs

SSRC/JSPS FELLOWSHIPS FOR RECENT PHDS AND ABDS *Deadline January 15, 2019* The JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for ABDs and recent PhDs provides promising and highly qualified researchers in the humanities and social sciences with the opportunity to conduct extended research … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Applications are invited for: Department of Japanese Studies Senior Lecturer / Lecturer (Ref. 180002GY)(Closing date: January 8, 2019) Applicants should (i) have a Master’s degree, preferably a higher degree in a relevant discipline; (ii) … Continue reading

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Call for Applicants: Funded MA Research, University of Alberta

The University of Alberta would like to announce opportunities for students to pursue a funded MA degree in East Asian Studies at the University of Alberta (in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada): http://www.eastasianstudies.ualberta.ca/ Students can specialize in diverse areas of Japan Studies … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Postdoctoral Research Assistant/Associate in Japanese Studies, University of Cambridge

The Department of East Asian Studies, within the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge, is seeking to appoint to a 3-year, fixed-term postdoctoral research associate post in Japanese Studies. The post will start in … Continue reading

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Funding: Tanaka Fund Grant to Support Promising Junior Japanese Studies Scholars

Historical Background The Tanaka Fund was established in 1974 as the result of an exchange of gifts between the governments of Canada and Japan. Canada offered $1,000,000 to Japan to promote Canadian studies in Japanese universities, while Japan provided 300 … Continue reading

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