Academic Job: Two Postdoctoral Positions in Russian Studies (Indiana Univ.)

Deadline for Application: November 22, 2016

2 postdoctoral positions in Russian Studies, Indiana University Bloomington
OAA# 21610-19

The Russian Studies Workshop at Indiana University’s School of Global and International Studies invites applications for two Postdoctoral fellowships. The fellowships begin January 1, 2017 and are for up to three academic semesters, until June 1, 2018. Applications from Social Science disciplines (including History) are welcome. Applicants should have active research programs on Russian politics (domestic or foreign) and/or society while contributing to disciplinary debates. Requirements: Each fellow will teach two courses during the fellowship period. Fellows are expected to maintain a vigorous research program during the fellowship, contribute to the development of a biweekly Russian Studies Workshop (RSW), and actively participate in the RSW. Fellows are required to be in residence in Bloomington, Indiana. Special consideration will be given to scholars who have conducted extensive field research and have strong Russian language skills.

Applicants should be scholars conducting research in Russian politics and society while contributing to disciplinary debates. Special consideration will be given to scholars who have conducted extensive field research and have strong Russian language skills. Applicants should have active research programs on Russian politics (domestic or foreign) and/or society. Fellowships are open to scholars who have received the Ph.D. or Kandidat degree in the relevant discipline between July 31, 2011 and October 1, 2016.

Applicants must have completed all their degree requirements (completed and deposited the dissertation) by October 1, 2016.

For questions, contact: Professor Sarah Phillips, Director, Russian and East European Institute: sadphill@indiana.edu

For more information and application instructions, see: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/3014