Deadline for Applications: October 7, 2016
Princess Dashkova Russian Centre Manager and Research Fellow
University of Edinburgh – School of Languages, Literatures and Culture
Salary: £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Contract/Temporary
The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures seeks to appoint a Manager and Research Fellow for the Princess Dashkova Russian Centre. The post will be available for three years, from 1st October 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter, with the possibility of extension dependent on funding.
You will be part of the Centre’s team and will manage day-to-day functions of the Centre and organise its academic and outreach activities. You will contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of Russian Language Studies while conducting and publishing independent research. You will be expected to teach Russian courses across the Curriculum.
You will have completed (or be near completion of) a PhD in the field of Russian Language and Society or a closely related field, have proven research ability, fluency in both spoken and written Russian and English and good administrative skills.
Specialists in Russian socio-cultural linguistics, discourse analysis, communication studies, linguistic anthropology, rhetoric, critical linguistics, language policy and related areas are encouraged to apply.
Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Lara Ryazanova-Clarke, Academic Director, Princess Dashkova Russian Centre (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This is a fixed term (3 years), full-time post with a salary of £31,656 to £37,768 per annum.
Closing Date: 5pm (GMT) on Friday 7 October 2016
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