Deadline: October 15, 2023
The Department of Literature at the University of California, San Diego invites applications for a beginning- to advanced-assistant professorship in comparative Slavic East European and/or Eurasian literatures and cultures. We seek a colleague to teach, and design courses in the literature, film, and/or culture of Eastern Europe and/or Central Asia. Candidates will also be expected to conduct and publish research in peer-reviewed academic venues, advise undergraduate and graduate thesis projects, and contribute to departmental and university-level service.
For more information, and to apply, please see our call for applications: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF03682
Deadline: October 15, 2023
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position beginning in September 2024. We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and productive scholar and teacher who would complement and enrich the research and teaching agenda of our present faculty in the areas of gender studies and sexuality and / or Eastern European Studies. Among secondary desirable areas of specialization are translation studies, drama/theater/performance, digital humanities, and cultural studies.
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Deadline: October 15, 2023
The Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences announces a competition for the position of post-doc in the project “Researching the Collecting, Preserving, Analysing and Disclosing of Ukrainian Testimonies of the 2022 War”.
For a full job description, please visit:
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Event Dates: September 29, October 25
Join us to share practical tips, logistical questions, and local resources!
To Register: https://www.aseees.org/news-events/aseees-news-feed/research-meetup-series
Please note that these events are open to ASEEES members only.
Doing Research in the Baltic Countries (in partnership with the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies)
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Deadline: October 14, 2023
he Van Hunnick History Department of the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, is seeking to hire one tenure-track assistant professor in the history of modern Eurasia/Russian Empire/Soviet Union, including its constituent lands and peoples, beginning August 2024. We are looking for applications from a broad range of scholars, including those whose work decenters the imperial metropole, focuses on understudied regions and peoples, and/or crosses conventional chronological and geographical boundaries. Academic fluency in at least one regional language in addition to Russian is preferred.
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Deadline: October 31, 2023
Workshop 14/15 March 2024
Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague
Georgetown University, Washington DC
Center of Contemporary History, ZZF Potsdam
Re-constructing Perestroika(s): In Search of a new Vocabulary for the Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe and Eurasia
For a long time the term Perestroika meant first and foremost ‘reforms from above’, whose initiative and execution were inextricably linked with the name of Mikhail Gorbachev. Yet a look back into contemporary sources and commentary quickly points to many actors, many ideas, and many debates and conversations taking place in a time characterized by emotional intensity and economic hardship, by ardent pursuit of hidden facts and fascination with mysticism and conspiracies. From a distance of more than thirty years, it has also become apparent that Perestroika cannot be limited to the political and economic spheres, but comprises the entirety of social and cultural life as well as new fields of intellectual, organizational and cultural activity.
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Deadline: October 1, 2023
This is a reminder that the American Councils Title VIII Research Scholar and Title VIII Combined Research & Language Training Programs application deadline is October 1, 2023.
Research can be conducted in the following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan.
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Deadline: October 13th, 2023
Postdoctoral fellowships are available through Cornell University’s College of Arts & Sciences under the Klarman Fellowships program. Early career scholars with exceptional talent and initiative are chosen for these fellowships. They give grantees financial assistance and freedom from grant restrictions, enabling them to focus on original research in any area of the College, including the natural and social sciences, humanities, and new fields, as well as quantitative and social sciences. Based on their research achievements, potential for future contributions, and compatibility of scholarly interests with those of their proposed faculty mentors, fellows are chosen from a pool of candidates from throughout the world.
Deadline: October 6, 2023
To integrate new research and perspectives from underrepresented regions and groups in English-language publishing outlets in Russian, Eurasian and East European Studies, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the Melikian Center for Russian, Eurasian and East European Studies at Arizona State University, and University of Amsterdam are inviting applications for their Writing Across Boundaries Program. Doctoral students, postdoctoral researchers, and other early career scholars from all disciplines in the arts and humanities and the social sciences are encouraged to apply.
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Deadline: October 23, 2023
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Chicago is conducting an open-rank search to fill a tenure-track position in literary/cultural studies to begin July 1, 2024 or as soon as possible thereafter. We invite applications from scholars who are open to critical reorientation in our field, and who approach our region with a transnational view of its literatures and cultures. We especially encourage applications from candidates whose areas of interest include one or more of the following: environmental and post-colonial perspectives; creative practice; pre-1840s literature and culture; historically under-represented Slavic, East European and Eurasian cultures. The selected candidate will be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor commensurate with experience and qualifications. The position includes research progress, a standard teaching load of four courses per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as usual advising and service requirements.
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