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Visiting Lecturer in Comparative Politics/International Relations at Pitt

The Department of Political Science at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a one-year, full-time position as Visiting Lecturer in Political Science for the 2017-2018 academic year with the possibility of renewal. We are particularly interested in candidates who have expertise in the politics of Russia and Eastern Europe, but we will also consider other candidates who are prepared to teach courses on the Cold War, foreign policy, human security, and the politics of oil.


Persian Circle with Prof. Giusto Traina

انجمن سخن فارسی در دانشگاه شیکاگو

Salaam! Please join us for a Persian Circle talk in English TODAY (Tuesday, May 9) at 4:30 PM with Dumanian Visiting Professor Giusto Traina (University of Paris-Sorbonne):

"Ardaxshīr I: The Armenian File"


Immediate Opportunity: Summer Russian Language Instructor

The University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Russian and East European Studies (REES) seeks an educator with experience teaching Russian at the high school level to serve as an instructor in our STARTALK program.  Twenty high school students will engage in an intensive and immersive 4-week residential summer program on the University of Pittsburgh’s main campus.  10 students are absolute beginners; 10 have completed one year of Russian study at their home high school.  The ideal candidate for this position will have a detailed knowledge of ACTFL’s 5 C’s of Foreign Language Education and experi

US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange

The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) is pleased to invite you and any interested colleagues to attend an English-language webinar on best practices in identifying an organization to serve as a host when applying for an international professional exchange opportunity.


Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) - Doctoral Fellowships for Research in Mainz, Germany

Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) - Doctoral Fellowships for Research in Mainz, Germany
Deadline: August 1
Type: International research, PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements, must have at least a master's-level degree in history, theology or another discipline, must have been pursuing the doctorate for no more than three years by the start of fellowship
Fields of Study: Social sciences, humanities, and divinity


CREES Univ. of Kansas Seeks Asst. Director

The University of Kansas seeks to fill the position of the Assistant to the Director of the Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies.
The Assistant to the Director for the Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies will assist the Director by teaching courses in REES, organizing events, assisting with grant writing, and office administration.


The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.


Job Description:

At Home in the Pension: Jewish Spaces of Longing and Belonging in Weimar Berlin

Monday, May 15


"At Home in the Pension: Jewish Spaces of Longing and Belonging in Weimar Berlin"


Harper Memorial Library,

1116 E. 59th Street, Room 148

4:30 p.m.


Anna Band, PhD student in the Department of History, will present at the Jewish Studies Workshop. Light refreshments will be served. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Anna Band (aband@uchicago.edu) or David Cohen (davidc1@uchicago.edu).

Wesleyan University Assistant Professor, Russian literature and society

Wesleyan University's Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Program invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning July 1, 2018.  Specialization is open, but we welcome the ability to teach courses on twentieth-century and contemporary Russian literature, culture, and society.  Native or near-native fluency in Russian required.  The appointment is in an interdisciplinary program and will require working with colleagues in political science, history, religion, and language and literature, so preference will be given to applicants with a proven commitment to inte


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