Funding Opportunity: Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship (U. of Bristol)

Deadline for Applications: March 2, 2017

The Russian Department at the University of Bristol welcomes enquiries from researchers interested in applying for a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship in the forthcoming 2017 round.

Areas of particular strength include Russian, Czech and Slovak literature and literary history from the nineteenth century to the present, Russian intellectual history, Soviet and contemporary Russian social and cultural history, disability, gender and masculinity studies. Russian at Bristol is part of an exceptionally well integrated School of Modern Languages and Faculty of Arts, offering opportunities to consult and collaborate with scholars in a wide range of disciplines.

Potential applicants must either have a UK degree or a temporary fellowship or lectureship in the UK; further eligibility details may be found at:

Initial enquiries should be sent as soon as possible to Dr Rajendra Chitnis: