Hungarian and Ukrainian Online Language Courses

In 2023-24 UC Berkeley will offer online instruction in these languages at two levels: Elementary and Advanced Readings.

For more information on individual courses, please click the following links. All times PST.

Introductory Ukrainian:

Continuing Ukrainian:

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Job: Native Slovenian Speaker Wanted


  • Create and manage glossaries, style guides, and other linguistic and cultural assets. As our language POC, you will provide feedback to a wide variety of teams to establish localization quality requirements and connect with the Lab Operations team and LPMs when those requirements are not met.
  • Qualify a variety of products and services through both manual and automated UI testing.
  • With the added support of internal and external vendors, ensure the best quality output for customers across all deliverables for your specific language.
  • Collaboration with cross-functional teams across multiple time zones to identify the best localization strategies around new and current brands.
  • Drive linguistic bugs resolution and communicate localizability, functional, and layout issues promptly to the project LPMs. Beyond reporting on issues found, provide pertinent information and follow solutions to their conclusion.
  • Provide feedback and recommendations on product and UX design, and flag potential cultural sensitivity issues.
  • Look for opportunities to optimize workflow, tools, and processes to help the team scale.
  • Implement and foster globalization/internationalization/ localization best practices.
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Aleksanteri Conference (University of Helsinki)

Deadline: August 31 (early bird), September 30, 2023 (regular)

This year’s Aleksanteri Conference, held on October 25–27 at the University of Helsinki, Finland, tackles the theme of decolonization. Registration for the event titled “Decolonizing Space in the Global East – Legal Choices, Political Transformations, Carceral Practices” is available at Early Bird rate until August 31.

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Job: Assistant Director (Program Management Specialist) Russian Flagship Program (Indiana University)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Position #: 307515

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Department Specific Responsibilities

  • Oversees, manages, and provides overall direction for all administrative aspects necessary for the success of the Russian Flagship Program.
  • Provides administrative assistance as needed, shares tutor-lists and student-lists with the IU Language Workshop.
  • Serves as point of contact for administrative issues with Indiana University units (IUTS, CeLT, Global Living and Learning Community, Overseas Study, etc.), federal and other funders, and other external agencies.
  • Facilitates activities with other Flagship programs. Directly supervises support and temporary staff and coordinates workflow for the Program.
  • Takes lead role in writing and revising position descriptions, and serves on all program search committees.
  • Trains new staff and monitors performance.
  • Formulates program objectives and creates policies to meet them.
  • Coordinates program operation with all collaborative units (REEI, LW, CeLT, Global Living and Learning Community, etc.).
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Fully-Funded PhD position in Russian Linguistics (UiT The Arctic University of Norway)

Deadline: August 31, 2023

A PhD position is available at the Department of Language and CultureFaculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education in Russian linguistics. The successful candidate will be joining CLEAR (Cognitive Linguistics: Empirical Approaches to Russian); a research group at UiT that pursues empirical research in the framework of cognitive linguistics with the aim of building electronic resources that support research-based student-centered language pedagogy. The CLEAR group at UiT (together with partners at HSE University in Moscow) has developed the largest digital resource of constructions for any language of the world, namely the Russian Constructicon, with over 2200 constructions. Our Russian Constructicon resource has numerous features that will prove especially valuable in the research that this PhD candidate will pursue.

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55th Annual ASEEES Convention

Deadline: Early Bird: August 11, Discounted: October 17, 2023

Register Now for the 55th Annual ASEEES Convention

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown November 30 – December 3, 2023

virtually October 19-20, 2023

As ASEEES celebrates its 75th anniversary, the 2023 Convention promises to be a lively and stimulating meeting, with over 670 sessions and ancillary events, including 420 panels, 192 roundtables, and 5 film screenings.

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Call for Applicants: University of Belgrade Faculty of Political Science MA in Peace, Security, and Development Program for the academic year 2023/2024

Deadline: August 20, 2023

Innovative English-taught program backed by the Centre for Peace Studies and Centre for International Security, an exemplary blend of local expertise, world-class scholarship, state-of-the-art teaching methods, and practice-based learning, catering to passionate students interested in peace, conflict, and development studies.

Two semester MA program including master’s thesis: the first semester focuses on theoretical knowledge with a blend of compulsory and elective courses while the second semester emphasizes methodological skills in addition to an internship, providing hands-on experience in organizations and institutions that deal with peace, security, and development issues.

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Call for Applications – Russian Global Academy

Deadline: August 31, 2023

The Russia Program at the George Washington University hosts The Global Academy initiative, an initiative launched by a DC-based consortium of three universities (GW, Georgetown, and American University). The Global Academy delivers short-term non-residential fellowships to Russian scholars in emigration, provides support for conference travel, and assists in editing and publishing scholarly work. 
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Job: Curator Wanted (The Museum of Russian Icons, Clinton MA)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

The Museum of Russian Icons offers a unique opportunity to play an important role in shaping a leading institute for icons and Eastern Christian art in the USA. The Museum is currently in the last phase of a reorientation and rebranding project, and its new plans will be shared with the public in the second half of 2023. The curator will also spearhead the Study Center which will be an essential part of the new Museum.  

The Museum seeks a dynamic and highly motivated individual who is excited by this challenge. The ideal candidate will be an experienced, published scholar passionately interested in the arts of the Eastern Christian world, and deeply committed to the Museum’s mission. The ideal candidate should be fully able to employ the latest technologies to connect to global audiences. The candidate reports to and works closely with the Executive Director. 

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Online Slavic Language Courses Open to All via UT Austin (Ukrainian, Bos/Cro/Serb, Czech, Russian)

Classes begin August 21, 2023

The University of Texas at Austin offers online Slavic language courses that are open to all for college credit (or just for fun)!