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National Endowment for the Humanities Postgraduate Fellowships

National Endowment for the Humanities Postgraduate Fellowships


Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources in the humanities.


Receipt Deadline: April 11, 2018 for Projects Beginning January 2019


UChicago Inclusive Pedagogy Grant

UChicago Inclusive Pedagogy Grant


Deadline: April 17, 11:59pm CST
Type: Professional training, Grant; PhD or Postdoctoral
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements
Fields of study: All fields of study


UChicago Greenberg Center for Jewish Studies Dissertation Fellowships

UChicago Greenberg Center for Jewish Studies Dissertation Fellowships


Deadline: April 11
Type: Dissertation Write-up; PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements
Fields of Study: Any field with topic related to Jewish studies


4/13 Annual Armenian Culture Night

It's that time of year again, time for the annual Armenian Culture Night!


Please join us on Friday April 13th at 6:30 at the Logan Center Penthouse (915 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637) to enjoy some Armenian music, poetry, theatre and food!


Everyone is welcome!

4/4 Armenian Circle Meeting

Dear Friends of the Armenian Circle,


Please join us this Wednesday at 5:30 in Pick Hall 218 for our first Armenian Circle meeting of Spring Quarter!


We will be discussing our plans for the Armenian Culture Night that will take place on Friday April 13th.


Looking foward to seeing you there!

Spring Quarter Persian Circle Schedule

This quarter the Persian Circle at the University of Chicago has a number of exciting lectures lined up. Please see the current schedule below and take note in your calendars!


- 5th April: Professor Farrokh Asadi (Rush University) presents a screening of Mohammad Reza Aslani’s poetic documentary, “Tehran, a Conceptual Art” (2012)


- 12th April: Hamid-Reza Rahimi, a California-based poet, satirist, and calligrapher, will discuss his work


- 19th April: **tbc**


4/11 Professional Development Webinars: Doing Research on Eastern Europe and Russia in EU

The University of Pittsburgh's Center for Russian and East European Studies has launched a series of professional development webinars in collaboration with the Herder Institute for Historical Research on East-Central Europe and the American Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies.


Are you an early career scholar or academic professional curious about European higher education?

Deadline Extension 4/16: Academic Fellowships in Russia (AFR)

American Councils would like to announce that the application deadline for the Academic Fellowships in Russia (AFR) Program has been extended to April 16, 2018. Provided by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York, the American Councils Academic Fellowships in Russia (AFR) will support U.S. graduate students enrolled in PhD programs in the social sciences, post-doctoral fellows, university faculty, and independent scholars to conduct on-site research and fieldwork in Russia for periods of three to nine months on topics within the social science disciplines.

Job: General Faculty position, Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Virginia

The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures seeks applicants to fill a three-year Assistant Professor position on the Academic General Faculty (tenure-ineligible) with an anticipated start date of August 25, 2018.


4/17 Lecture by Dr. Martin Smolek, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

"Exit from the EU: The Czech Perspective"

With Dr. Martin Smolek, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic


Tuesday, April 17


University of Chicago Law School, Classroom III

Lunch will be provided



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