Postdoctoral fellowships – Oriental Institute, Prague

Prague, Czech Republic
Deadline: 17th Apr 2015

The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences in Prague has just opened a new call for postdoc positions for 2015-2016 (2017).

The positions are open for recent PhDs (with PhD no more then 2 years old)
and the following research focus:

  • – History, society and politics of modern and contemporary Japan
  • – History, society and politics of modern and contemporary Korea
  • – Cultural and political developments of Chinese ethnic minorities from historical perspective focusing on their interactions with the government and one another
  • – Current socio-cultural and political transformations in Southeast Asia, focusing on one or more of these countries: Burma/Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, East Timor, Brunei and/or the Philippines.
  • – Contemporary India (history, religion, politics)


The complete calls are here:

I would be extremely grateful if you could take your time and share it
with your contacts at your academic institutions or within the larger
academic environment of your respective countries.

Ondrej Beranek, Ph.D.
Director of the Oriental Institute
Czech Academy of Sciences