Category Archives: Job Postings

Job: Ukrainian Lang. Translators, Copy Editors, Indexers

Deadline for Applications: Ongoing

The Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University is building a database of experienced translators, copy editors, and indexers to assist with publications projects on an as-needed basis.

Apply online at https://huri.harvard.edu/news/news-from-huri/370 to join the list of potential freelancers. Applicants must submit their resume, a list of relevant experience, and one or two samples of their work at the time of application.

Roles:
• Ukrainian to English translators, preferably native English speakers
• Copy editors with intimate knowledge of Ukrainian studies
• Indexers who have prior experience preparing indices

Questions may be directed to Oleh Kotsyuba, Manager of Publications, at kotsyuba@fas.harvard.edu

Funding: Billington Fellowship for Russian History/Culture (Wash, DC)

Deadline for Applications: May 15, 2019

The Kennan Institute seeks applications from scholars who have received their Ph.D. within the past 10 years for the newly established Billington Fellowship to conduct research on Russian history and culture.

The Billington Fellowship offers a monthly stipend of $3,500, research facilities, a research intern, and computer access. Fellows are required to be in residence at the Kennan Institute, Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. for the duration of the grant. Awardees are expected to begin their appointments within six months of accepting the fellowship.

The deadline for this competition is May 15. For more information or to apply, visit the webpage.

Job: Slovak for Beginners Teacher at SLI (Pitt)

Deadline for Applications: April 15, 2019

The Summer Language Institute (SLI) at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking an instructor to teach Beginning Slovak for their program this summer from June 3- July 12, 2019.

SLI is seeking an enthusiastic teacher who can thrive in an intensive program and who has experience in proficiency-based instructional approaches.

Candidates should send their CV to Kathleen Manukyan at manukyan1@pitt.edu

Interested international instructors should contact SLI immediately about the opportunity as  the visa application process cannot begin any later than April 15th.

More information is available on the program website at www.sli.pitt.edu.

Job: Polish & Czech Speaking Customer Service Rep (Berlin)

Deadline for Applications: Ongoing Until Filled

FLIXBus is searching for a Customer Service Representative who has full working proficiency in Polish, Czech and English. Applicants should have experience working in hospitality and tourism industry. This full time position is located in Berlin, Germany.

For more information or to apply- visit the webpage!

 

Job: Russian & Czech Speaking Customer Service Rep (Berlin)

Deadline for Applications: Ongoing Until Filled

FLIXBus is searching for a Customer Service Representative who has full working proficiency in Russian, Czech and English. Applicants should have experience working in hospitality and tourism industry. This full time position is located in Berlin, Germany.

For more information or to apply- visit the webpage!

Job: Polish Speaking Junior Localization Manager (Budapest)

Deadline for Applications: Ongoing Until Filled

FLIXBus is looking for a Junior Localization Manager who speaks fluent Polish. Position responsibilities would include creating and translating content from English to Polish and adapting content for the local market. A successful applicant should have some experience in program management and linguistics/translation.
This full time position is located in Budapest, Hungary.

For more information or to apply- visit the webpage!

Job: PR Specialist (Kiev)

Deadline for Applications: Ongoing

FLIXBus is seeking a a motivated and driven Public Relations Specialist for the Ukrainian market. Applicants should have some experience in Public Relations, speak Ukrainian fluently and English well. This full time position is located in Kiev, Ukraine.

For more information or to apply- visit the website.

 

Lang. Training: Virtual NSLI-Y Program Launch (US Dept. of State)

Deadline for Applications: April 24, 2019

Virtual NSLI-Y is a new NSLI-Y program component launching in Fall 2019 to increase the reach and scope of the NSLI-Y program. Two different models for novice learners — the In-School Program and the Digital Classroom Program — will be piloted during the 2019-20 academic year.

Virtual NSLI-Y will operate in the spirit of the long-standing NSLI-Y Goals, with additional goals to introduce U.S. teens to language and culture of Virtual NSLI-Y target language and spark an interest in international travel, study abroad, language study, and intercultural learning.

Learn more on the program website!

NSLI-Y seeks applications from experienced language teachers to facilitate virtual language instruction for both the In-School Program and Digital Classroom models in academic year 2019-20.  See more application information here: Teacher Application. Applicants should apply by April 24, 2019.

In-School Program, Host School application: https://ais.americancouncils.org/virtualnsliy (Deadline: April 24)

Digital Classroom, Student application: Coming soon (Deadline: May 29)

Acad. Job: Visiting Intermediate Russian Instructor (Carleton College)

Deadline: Open Until Filled
Carleton College is looking to hire a leave replacement for Fall 2019 (10-week trimester) to teach intermediate Russian (4th trimester) and one other course: either a section of German 101 or a course in English that will likely attract students from across the college. This is an excellent opportunity for an advanced graduate student seeking teaching experience at a top liberal arts college. See the Carleton job site for details. https://jobs.carleton.edu/

Job: Asst. Director & Grants Manager, IU Language Workshop (Bloomington)

Deadline to Apply: March 22, 2019

The Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University is seeking a qualified applicant to fulfill the role of Assistant Director and Grants Manager in the Language Workshop. This position will please an integral role in the day-to-day operations of the Language Workshop.

More information:  http://iujobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/72549

This position will please an integral role in the day-to-day operations of the Language Workshop. Takes primary responsibility for execution and oversight of grant activities and reporting; coordinates academic and outreach programming; and serves as primary supervisor of office support staff, graduate assistants, seasonal-hire instructors, and interns. Oversees Workshop business and financial processes; monitors accounts and budget tracking processes; develops plans for optimal use of [base and discretionary] budgets. Takes primary responsibility for supervising the Center’s strategic communications, including web and social media activity, as well as development outreach to alumni. Advises the Director about issues of strategy and policy; identifies opportunities for the development of intramural and extramural funding streams and advises the Director on findings. Oversees all student-facing functions of the workshop. Continue reading