Read and Learn About Various Student Experiences in Korea this Past Summer!

Please click under the NEWS tab above to read about various undergraduate and graduate Harvard student experiences in Korea this past summer. Internships, Research and Study Abroad are some of the highlights...

Welcome Back to Campus!

Whether you spent your summer in Korea or are thinking about going to Korea, we welcome you to drop by the Korea Institute to learn about our upcoming events & resources that the Korea Institute offers. We very much look forward to getting to know you or reconnecting with you after you've returned. We are located in CGIS South at 1730 Cambridge St. on the second floor, room S228.

Director of the Korean Language Program (Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations)

The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations (EALC) at Harvard University invites applications for Director of the Korean Language Program (KLP). The Director will be appointed at the rank of Senior Preceptor.

Korea Herald Summer Intern, Dina Perez's Article in the Korea Herald about the 2014 HSS in Korea Program

Click on the following link to read her article:

http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20140805000253

Ms. Dina Perez,'15, a Classics concentrator, interned for 8 weeks at the Korea Herald in Seoul, Korea this summer.

 

Harvard Summer School in Seoul Program-2014-Snapshots from the Program

Enjoy some snapshots from the Program!

Harvard Summer School in Seoul Program 2014 with Prof. David Chung and Prof. Paul Chang.

 

Cinema Korea—Documenting Korean Society Through Film

 

Doubleclick on the photo to the left to see the slideshow.

Professor Sun Joo Kim named Walter Channing Cabot Fellow

Professor Sun Joo Kim has been named Walther Channing Cabot Fellow for her publication “Voice from the North: Resurrecting Regional Identity Through the Life and Work of Yi Sihang (1672–1736)” (Stanford University Press, 2013). Eight other professors from Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Science were also named: http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2014/06/nine-cabot-fellows-named/

Announcing the 2014-15 Kim Koo Visiting Professor, Hyangjin Lee

The Korea Institute is pleased to announce the 2014-15 Kim Koo Visiting Professor at Harvard University.  Hyangjin Lee, Professor, College of Intercultural Communication, Rikkyo University, will be teaching in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations (EALC). Her course on Korean and Asian films will be open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Announcing the 2014-15 Korea Foundation Post Doctoral Fellow at the Korea Institute, Harvard, Dennis Lee

The Korea Institute is pleased to announce the new 2014-15 Korea Foundation Post Doctoral Fellow at the Korea Institute, Harvard University.

Korean Literature Symposium: Crossing Borders

Date: 
May 2, 2014 - 8:15am - 5:30pm

Sponsored by Korea Institute, Harvard University
Co-sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations and Harvard University Asia Center

Schedule:
8:15 – 8:45  Breakfast & Registration

8:50 – 9:00  Introductory Remarks by Professor Sun Joo Kim