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Soudavar Scholarship for Persian Language Study in Yerevan, Armenia for Summer 2019

ASPIRANTUM Armenian School of Languages and Cultures in Yerevan organizes International Persian Language Summer School in Yerevan, Armenia to take place from July 07 to August 17 (6 weeks) or July 07 to July 27 (3 weeks), 2019.


This 42 or 21 days summer school offers participants to master skills in written and oral modern Farsi, reading and interpreting Persian texts from different periods as well as rapidly deepening their knowledge in colloquial Persian.


Association for Jewish Studies (AJS) - Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Association for Jewish Studies (AJS) - Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Deadline: December 1
Type: Dissertation Write-up; PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements
Fields of study: Jewish studies or related field


11/15 CLIR Mellon Dissertation or Postdoctoral Fellowship

CLIR Mellon Dissertation or Postdoctoral Fellowship Writing Workshop

November 15, 12:30-2:30pm

UChicagoGRAD Conference Room


The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is pleased to offer fellowships generously funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for dissertation research in the humanities or related social sciences using original sources.


11/13 Armenian Circle Meeting

Dear Friends of the Armenian Circle,


Please join us next Tuesday (11/13) in Pick Lounge from 5-6:30 pm for a presentation by our own Karen Krmoyan, titled: "Are Democratic Values Breaking the Ice?: Attitudes in the Frozen Caucasian Conflict"


There will be food/refreshments!

2019 JDC Archives Fellowship Program

The JDC Archives is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for its 2019 fellowship program. In 2019, 6 fellowships will be awarded to senior scholars, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and independent researchers to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or in Jerusalem. Research topics in the fields of twentieth century Jewish history, modern history, social welfare, migration, and humanitarian assistance will be considered, as well as other areas of academic research covered in the JDC archival collections.

11/6 Armenian Circle Meeting--With Food!

Happy 6th week! Since our meeting tomorrow coincides with the brunt of midterms and with elections, we are going to have something a little more low-key. Come join us in the Pick Lounge from 5-6:30 pm to have a little study break. Students can come, do their work, chat with friends, or just take a break. We will have pizza!!!

Call for Paper Proposals: 15th Great Lakes Ottomanist Workshop to be held at the University of Vermont

The 15th Great Lakes Ottomanist Workshop (GLOW) will be hosted by the University of Vermont History Department on April 26-28, 2019. The University of Vermont main campus, where the workshop will be held, is located in Burlington, Vermont.


Those interested in participating in the workshop should send an abstract (maximum 200 words) of their paper proposals by Friday, January 25, 2019. Works in progress and graduate student participation are encouraged. Paper proposals can be on any topic related to Ottoman studies.


Call for Applications: Open Research Laboratory at Illinois

The University of Illinois is pleased to announce a call for applications to the Open Research Laboratory (ORL). An expansion of Illinois’ renowned Summer Research Laboratory, the ORL program is aimed at scholars who wish to visit Urbana-Champaign any time between January 22 and May 10, 2019, in order to work in our Library's famous collections in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. The ORL is open to researchers from all fields at all stages of their work, from initial conception to final revision.

Job: Russian Media Analyst

Russian Media Analyst

Concepts & Strategies
Macdill AFB, FL


Internship: Eastern Europe, Western Balkans, Turkey, and Civil Society

Internship: Eastern Europe, Western Balkans, Turkey, and Civil Society

German Marshall Fund of the United States
Washington, D.C.


GMF‘s Eastern Europe, W. Balkans, Turkey and Civil Society Team in our Washington DC office seeks an intern to work closely with senior GMF staff and provide event assistance and research, logistical and administrative support as needed and irrespective of program. The internship is a unique opportunity to be in direct contact with the senior international policy community.



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