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Call for Papers: March 10th, 2014
Globalization and Health: East and West
Job Openings: March 10, 2014
The Department of History at Rhode Island College invites applications for a full-time, one-year limited term position at the rank of Assistant Professor for Fall 2014 to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in East Asian History and the Department’s General Education offering in Asian History: Asia and the World. Required qualifications: ABD in East Asian History; college level teaching experience; evidence of teaching effectiveness; and an active research agenda. Preferred qualifications: Ph.D.
Introducing “Waseda Summer Session”
Starting June 2014, Waseda will offer a new 4-week summer session for highly motivated international students and Waseda students at the undergraduate level. You can take part in courses which offer a wide aspect of culture, history, business, politics and society in the context of Japan and Asia. The courses are taught in English by experienced faculty members from Waseda and visiting professors from our partner institutions abroad. Japanese classes are optional.
2014 Najita Distinguished Lecture
Jun'ichi Isomae “Haruki Murakami and the Question of Uneven Democracy in Post-Fukushima Japan”
April 21, 2014, 5:00P.M. Location TBD