Opportunities

Hiring: Communications & Events Coordinator

Hiring: Communications & Events Coordinator

The Department of Asian Studies is currently seeking applicants for a full-time position as a Communications & Events Coordinator. The Asian Studies Communications & Events Coordinator is responsible for developing and implementing the department’s communication strategy, managing and publicizing department events and overseeing rental facilities. The deadline for applications is May 23, 2019.

Call for Applications for the 2020 MEXT Research Student Scholarship

Call for Applications for the 2020 MEXT Research Student Scholarship

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of the Government of Japan is currently accepting applications for its 2020 Research Student Scholarship for students who wish to study at Japanese universities as research or post-graduate students. The deadline for applications is May 24, 2019.

Hiring: UVIC Department of Pacific and Asian Studies Sessional Lecturers

Hiring: UVIC Department of Pacific and Asian Studies Sessional Lecturers

The University of Victoria is hiring a sessional lecturer top teach their courses ‘Essentials of Chinese Civilization’ and ‘Classical Chinese Prose’.

Apply to the Institute for Future Legislators (IFL)

Apply to the Institute for Future Legislators (IFL)

Have you ever thought about running for public office? Do you wonder what it would be like to serve as a legislator? The institute provides intensive hands-on mentoring and training for anyone who seeks the experience and knowledge necessary to make a difference.

Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies – Call for Submissions

Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies – Call for Submissions

The Asian Institute of the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, University of Toronto is currently inviting submissions for their online publication. Their journal seeks to publish the world’s premier undergraduate work pertaining to the study of contemporary Asia, specifically on the current political, historical, social, and/or economic developments in the Asia region.

The Asian Pacific Foundation of Canada Launches 2019-20 Media Fellowship Program

The Asian Pacific Foundation of Canada Launches 2019-20 Media Fellowship Program

The APF Canada Media Fellowship Program offers two up-and-coming and established journalists the opportunity to spend time in Asia researching and preparing stories for Canadian audiences.

Volunteer at Congress 2019 at UBC

Volunteer at Congress 2019 at UBC

Congress is the largest interdisciplinary conference in Canada, and one of the largest in the world. Register to volunteer today!

Foreign Government Awards Program – Korea: Open for Applicants

Foreign Government Awards Program – Korea: Open for Applicants

The Government of the Republic of Korea, through the National Institute for International Education Development (NIIED), offers six scholarships for study or research at the Master’s or PhD level. Scholarships are tenable from September 1, 2019. The deadline for applications is April 22, 2019.

Chia-ying Yeh & Minsheng Scholarship Open for Applicants

Chia-ying Yeh & Minsheng Scholarship Open for Applicants

This Scholarship is encourage students to study classical Chinese poetry and celebrate Professor Emeritus Chia-ying Yeh’s academic career and works in Taiwan. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2019.

Explore China for Free with Gotoco

Explore China for Free with Gotoco

Interested in traveling abroad this summer? Join Gotoco in China to gain a TEFL certificate and useful work experience in teaching, education and activity leadership. No prior experience in China, Chinese or teaching is required—just a passion for education and travel.