Job: Teaching Fellow in Russian, St. Andrew’s University (Scotland)

The University of St. Andrews in Fife, Scotland is seeking to appoint a full-time Teaching Fellow in Russian for a period of 11 months from 15 August 2015 until 14 July 2016. You will be expected to hold a PhD or to be close to completion of a PhD, and should possess native or near-native language skills in Russian and English. Applications are invited from candidates with a specialist interest in any areas of Russian studies, and a preference may be given to applicants able to teach Russian language classes at an advanced level.

Further details can be accessed via the ‘Vacancies’ website at the University of St Andrews: 
The reference for the Teaching Fellowship is SB1042. Salary: £31,342-£34,233 per annum pro rata.

Informal inquiries can be directed to Dr Claire Whitehead, Head of Russian, at:

The closing date for applications is 5 June 2015.

Further detailed information about the School of Modern Languages and the Department of Russian can be found at:

The University of St Andrews is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all, which is further demonstrated through its working on the Gender and Race Equality Charters and being awarded the Athena SWAN award for women in science, HR Excellence in Research Award and the LGBT Charter.