Educator Welcome Day: How to Use Museum Objects In Your Classroom

Save the date: Saturday, October 11, 10:00 AM–1:00 PM

Celebrate the start of the school year with the Oriental Institute Museum and the Smart Museum of Art! Talk with the education staff and join a guided highlight tour at both museums:

Position at U. Southern California

The department of Slavic Languages and Literatures in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, California) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of assistant professor in the area of 19th and/or 20th-century Russian literature. In addition to Ph.D.

Job opening: PSU Instructor or Senior Instructor of Russian

Portland State University

Job Title: Instructor or Senior Instructor of Russian


The Russian Program at PSU’s Department of World Languages and Literatures invites applications for a one-year full-time position teaching undergraduate Russian language. The position is for the academic year (fall, winter, and spring quarters) beginning September 16, 2015, and is renewable. Informational interviews will be conducted by Skype or phone.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Circledance at the Rookery, Oak Park

The Rookery presents CIRCLEDANCE.

Two ensembles with roots in Golosa will perform together this weekend! If you were at our house concert in July, you've already had a taste of Samodivi, a new trio singing traditional music of Bulgaria. Come for more, and enjoy the stylish and engaging a cappella sounds of The Rookery men's choir, too.

Saturday, August 23, p.m.
First United Church of Oak Park
848 Lake St., Oak Park
Tickets: $20/general • $10/student

CFP: Conference: Turkey and Romania: Historical Ties and Future Collaborations in Balkans

We would like to invite you to participate in the 4th International Balkan Annual Conference, “Turkey and Romania: Historical Ties and Future Collaborations in the Balkans” organized by Istanbul University in collaboration with The University of Bucharest in Bucharest, Romania between 15 and 18 October 2014.


Research Internships at the Kennan Institute, Washington, DC

The Kennan Institute offers unpaid research internships for undergraduate, graduate, and prospective graduate students. Each intern works with a scholar in residence at the Institute over a period of three to nine months. Applicants should have a good command of the Russian or Ukrainian language and ability to conduct independent research. This internship offers a flexible schedule of 15 hours per week and a metro subsidy for conducting off-site research.


Assistant Professor of Russian Studies (Tenure-Track), Davidson College

The Russian Studies Department at Davidson College, a highly-selective, small liberal arts college near Charlotte, North Carolina, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Russian Studies, beginning August 1, 2015 (Ph.D. in hand by 31 July 2015). We seek a gifted language instructor with an active and promising research agenda, a commitment to mentoring undergraduate students, and enthusiasm for supporting the growth of Russian Studies on campus as well as ongoing transdisciplinary collaboration with Davidson’s programs in Theatre, Global Literary Theory, and Writing.

Tenure-Track Position at NYU

The Department of Russian & Slavic Studies at New York University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor from scholars whose work focuses on 20th-century Russian literature. Specialization in Modernism and/or poetry particularly desirable; other areas of specialization welcome as well. Position is to begin September 1, 2015, pending budgetary and administrative approval. Duties will include undergraduate and graduate teaching and departmental service; teaching load is two courses per semester.

Call for Papers: Popular geopolitics in Russia and post-Societ Eastern Europe

Call for papers for a two-day research workshop at UCL-SSEES

Popular geopolitics in Russia and post-Soviet Eastern Europe
19–20 February 2015

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Fellowships

Fulbright Fellowships | U.S. Student Program

Information for University of Chicago Graduate Students




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