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The KSRH is an inter-disciplinary virtual hub for collaborative research on Korean Studies at the University of Melbourne.


About the Research Hub

The Korean Studies Research Hub (KSRH) acknowledges the Wurundjeri and Boonwurrung Peoples of the Kulin Nation as the traditional owners of the unceded land on which the University stands, and pay respect to Elders past, present, and emerging.

The KSRH is an inter-disciplinary virtual hub for collaborative research on Korean Studies at the University of Melbourne. Established with generous funding from the Academy of Korean Studies, the KSRH is designed to promote local and international engagement with Korea-related topics. Our activities include undertaking team-based research projects, hosting high profile speakers and visiting scholars, running seminar series and workshops, and fostering graduate research. Acting as a central venue within the University for Korea-related engagement, the KSRH is dedicated to enhancing the public profile of Korean studies in Melbourne, building research networks, and pursuing innovative, impactful partnerships and collaborations.

The KSRH is dedicated to fostering and supporting graduate research in Korean studies, through the following activities:

  • Supervision and mentorship
  • Providing bursaries for Korean Studies graduate research
  • Hosting annual graduate workshops
  • Running a Korean book club and K-film nights
  • Expanding the Korean collection at the University Library

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