Infusing Korean Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum

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The Asian Studies Development Program is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for Infusing Korean Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum.

Institute date:  July 30 – August 10, 2018

Application Deadline:  March 15, 2018

Location:  East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawai‘i

Project Directors:  Dr. Peter Hershock and Dr. Edward Shultz

Hosted with support from the Academy for Korean Studies, the Infusing Korean Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum is designed to meet the needs of educators committed to developing new Korea-focused courses and course modules, and to building Korean studies programs on their home campuses. The Institute is open to individual applicants, but special consideration will be given to applications from two- to three-person teams from colleges and universities committed to advancing undergraduate Korean studies.

The Infusing Institute will be co-directed by Dr. Peter Hershock and Dr. Edward Shultz and will feature presentations on Korean history, religion, philosophy, art and literature, as well as sessions on the political economy, social transformation and cultural dynamics of contemporary Korea.

Participants will receive lodging in the East-West Center faculty guesthouse and a travel stipend of $400. Their home institutions are asked to cover remaining travel costs and a program fee of $150.

For additional information on the institute and how to apply, please visit:

 www.asdp-infusinginstitute.org