C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korean Studies

The University of Iowa in Iowa

Deadline October 01, 2017
Date Posted May 16, 2017
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and UI International Programs invite applications for the position of C. Maxwell and Elizabeth M. Stanley Family and Korea Foundation Chair in Korean Studies, at the full professor or senior associate professor levels, to commence in the Fall of 2018.

Applicants must be specialists in a humanities or social science discipline, must have primary research and teaching expertise in Korean Studies, and may also have interdisciplinary and/or supranational research interests.

Appointment will be to an appropriate disciplinary department. The successful applicant will also hold a 0% appointment in International Programs, and is expected to be an active participant in the activities of the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies. Review processes, teaching assignments, and primary responsibility for mentorship will reside within the department of appointment. This is an endowed position with a reduced teaching load and annual research funds.

Applicants must demonstrate a record of excellence in scholarship and teaching commensurate with a position at the senior associate professor or full professor levels, and be able to teach courses that meet the needs of the department of appointment as well as complement existing strengths within the department and college. Applicants must also demonstrate a level of language fluency in both English and Korean appropriate for research and teaching.


Review of applications will begin October 1, 2017.

To apply, please visit https://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/ and reference Requisition #70718.


Application materials should include:

Letter of Interest

Curriculum Vitae

A Representative Writing Sample

Name and Contact Information of Three References

(Letters of recommendation will be requested only for short-listed candidates).

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/