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Application Deadlines for 2017 Undergraduate Summer Programs in Korea are Coming Up!

January 11, 2017

Application Deadlines for 2017 Undergraduate Summer Programs in Korea are Coming Up!

Harvard Summer School in Korea Program Application-- is due Thursday, January 26, 2017  (an online application via the Harvard Summer School Website):  https://www.summer.harvard.edu/study-abroad/seoul-south-korea  Dates for the Program are: Mon June 19-Sat Aug 12, 2017 (8 weeks).
The themes for this summer will be a Korean cinema course which explores

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The Korea Institute at Harvard University is accepting applications for the Soon Young Kim Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Korean Studies for Academic Year 2017-2018

November 1, 2016

The Soon Young Kim Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Korean Studies at the Korea Institute, Harvard University for Academic Year 2017-2018

The Korea Institute at Harvard University is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in Korean Studies for the 2017-18 academic year. This Fellowship is open to all fields of study in KOREAN STUDIES and time period. However, preference may be given to scholars working on Korean historical topics related to the

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Announcing the 2016-17 Kim Koo Visiting Professor, Sung Ho Kim

Announcing the 2016-17 Kim Koo Visiting Professor, Sung Ho Kim

September 19, 2016

The Korea Institute is pleased to announce the 2016-17 Kim Koo Visiting Professor at Harvard University. 

Sung Ho Kim (Ph.D., University of Chicago) is Professor in the Department of Political Science at Yonsei University where he was Director of the Social Sciences Research Institute until recently. Previously, he was a professor of political science at Williams College and the University of

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Professor Nicholas Harkness Named National Humanities Center Fellow

September 16, 2016
Nicholas Harkness, Associate Professor of Anthropology, has been named a National Humanities Center Fellow. Harkness was one of 37 scholars, to be selected from more than 400 applicants in the fields of anthropology; classics; comparative literature; East Asian languages and literatures; English language and literature; feminist, gender, and sexuality studies; history; history of art, architecture, and archaeology; music history and musicology; philosophy; race, ethnicity and postcolonial studies; and religion. To view the full list of
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Amy Morrisett,'19, Korea Institute Undergraduate Language Scholarship to Ewha (Tuition Waiver), Summer 2016

Amy Morrisett,'19, Korea Institute Undergraduate Language Scholarship to Ewha (Tuition Waiver), Summer 2016

September 13, 2016

I was extremely fortunate to have been given a grant to study at Ewha Women’s University for a month this summer. It had been my dream to visit Korea for over four years, and so of course I was ecstatic to be able to visit all of the landmarks I’d dreamed of seeing and trying all the different foods I’d heard about. Still, even with such high expectations, my experience surpassed every preconceived idea I’d had about how the summer would go.

There

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