Acad. Job: Assistant Director for Outreach, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (Univ. of Pittsburgh)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

The University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies seeks an Engagement Coordinator to serve as a core member of the Engagement Team at the University Center for International Studies (UCIS). The REEES Engagement Coordinator will be the primary coordinator for the educational outreach programming initiated within the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. More broadly, the Engagement Coordinator will promote regional studies across a broad range of disciplines and foreign languages in outreach activities coordinated with UCIS academic centers and units, student clubs, K-16 teachers and students, locally based international organizations, other major universities, community colleges and Title III/Title V eligible institutions.

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Acad. Job: International Advisor/Counselor (DePaul University)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

The International Student and Scholar Advisor is an active member of the International Student and Scholar Services (ISS) and advises a heavy caseload of F1 and J1 visa students on legal matters which affect their maintenance of non-immigrant student status. The ISS Advisor is responsible for applying federal regulatory parameters to determine whether non-immigrant student and exchange faculty members are compliant with Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Department of State (DOS) regulations. Individual serves as a university “Designated School Official” (DSO) for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and as an “Alternate Responsible Officer” (ARO) for the U.S. Department of State’s J-1 Exchange Visitor Program. The ISS Advisor works as part of a team to provide high-quality support services to international students and scholars including orientation, support with cultural adjustment, and a successful engagement with the DePaul community.

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Acad. Job: Senior Lecturer of Russian (Columbia Univ.)

Deadline: November 18, 2021; Open Until Filled

The Department of Slavic Languages at Columbia University invites applications for the position of Senior Lecturer in Russian Language, to begin on July 1, 2022. The Senior Lecturer would become Director of the Russian Language Program on July 1, 2023.  This is a full-time appointment with multi-year renewal contingent on successful review. 

Applicants should have extensive experience teaching all levels of Russian at the university-level to native speakers of English, documented exceptional teaching achievement, evidence of professional achievement and standing in the field of Russian language pedagogy.  Applicants should show evidence of their ability to train and organize language lecturers and graduate student instructors and to administer a program.  Academic training in language pedagogy, language acquisition, and/or applied linguistics is preferred. Demonstrated knowledge of web-based and other computer-oriented applications for the production of learning materials is highly desirable.

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Acad. Job: Assistant Professor in Slavic and Global Literary Studies (Univ. of Washington)

Deadline: December 1, 2021; Open until Filled

The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Washington (Seattle) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Slavic and global literary studies, to begin September 16, 2022. This is a full-time, 9-month position.

University of Washington faculty engage in research, teaching, and service. The teaching load comprises five courses a year over three academic quarters, and tenure-track faculty have an annual service period of 9 months (September 16 – June 15).

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Acad. Job: Romanoff Assistant Professor in Contemporary Russian Studies (Univ. of Oklahoma)

Deadline: October 22, 2021; Open Until Filled

The University of Oklahoma’s Department of International and Area Studies, a multidisciplinary academic department in the College of International Studies, invites applications for a professorship at the Assistant Professor rank (tenure track) in contemporary Russian politics and society. This position is funded in part by an endowed gift, the Theodore Romanoff Fund, dedicated to enhancing the study of Russia at the University of Oklahoma.

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Internship: College of International Security Affairs (National Defense Univ.)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

We are now accepting applications for our Spring 2022 internship program. Please note that all research internships will be partially remote due to the current DOD guidance regarding COVID-19.  We do ask for all interns to be in the NCR if conditions improve. For any questions about our spring internship cohort, please email the following application materials: resume, cover letter, and writing sample to Mr. Grahame Burke at grahame.burke.civ@ndu.edu

Internship with CISA (ndu.edu)

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Internship: Religious Freedom Institute

Deadline: Ongoing, Until Filled

RFI’s Center for Religious Freedom Education is Now Accepting Applications for Internships for Spring 2022

Internship Description

Through the Center for Religious Freedom Education (CRFE), the Religious Freedom Institute provides an opportunity for young people to learn, grow, and actively contribute to RFI’s efforts to secure religious freedom for everyone, everywhere.

During the internship program, students will participate in the work of the Religious Freedom Institute through its research, education, and policy programs, and gain experience in promoting religious freedom in the United States and around the world through the operations of a nonprofit organization. Under the direction of the CRFE, the internship program introduces students to current issues and areas of key interest (geographic or thematic) related to RFI’s Action Teams. 

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Acad. Job: Web Collection Librarian, Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation (Columbia University)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Working on behalf of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation (IPLC), https://ivpluslibraries.org/, the Web Collection Librarian coordinates the IPLC Web Collecting Program, a collaborative collection development effort to build curated, thematic collections of freely available but at-risk web content in order to support research at participating Libraries and beyond.

The Web Collection Librarian will perform the operational work of maintaining and growing the existing 30 collaborative IPLC thematic web collections and building new web collections–including web harvesting, website owner notifications, quality assurance, description and organization, disclosure, assessment, preservation, and outreach for public use–while working closely with IPLC stakeholders to help coordinate the collaborative Program. The ideal candidate is a focused and detail-oriented information professional with outstanding communication skills and demonstrated experience with collaboration, equally suited and committed to in-depth web collection building and high-profile collaborative outreach with IPLC participants and the research library community. 

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Job: Librarian for Bowes Art and Architecture (Stanford University)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Stanford Libraries is seeking a full-time Head Librarian for Bowes Art and Architecture Library.  The Libraries values are rooted in a commitment of mutual respect, the idea that every member of the staff has something to contribute, and that learning is constant.  We seek a team member who is ready to share their skills and perspectives.

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Social Media Intern (SRAS)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

SRAS is seeking an Internet savvy intern for a paid position within SRAS. Duties will focus on SRAS’ social media accounts across Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube. The intern will be responsible for creating content and campaigns as well as coordinating takeovers and content submissions from students and partners across SRAS locations.

The intern will also assist in maintaining the SRAS Family of Sites with article formatting and SEO annotation and potentially with maintaining the SRAS Explorer App.

To apply, visit: https://sras.org/mediaintern