Job: Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian, Middlebury College

Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian, Middlebury College, MIDDLEBURY, VT -- The Department of Russian invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Russian, one-year term position for the 2019-2020 academic year.  Applicants should demonstrate an ability to teach Russian language, literature, and culture, have native or near-native fluency in Russian and English, and experience in teaching language at the undergraduate level.  The position entails teaching Russian, primarily at the beginning and intermediate level, with a possibility of teaching literature and culture in English as

American Councils for International Education Russian Studies programs 2019

American Councils for International Education is now accepting applications for its summer 2019 regional studies program in Russia! We look forward to sending students of all academic backgrounds and language levels abroad this summer. No foreign language experience is required for this program.

Scholarship funding and U.S. academic credit is available to participants on this program:

Job: Univ. of Alberta Stuart Ramsay Tompkins Visiting Professorship

Stuart Ramsay Tompkins Visiting Professorship
Applications are invited for the position of Stuart Ramsay Tompkins Visiting Professor at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. This is a nine-month appointment to be held jointly in the Departments of History and Classics, and Modern Languages and Cultural Studies (MLCS, home department for the appointee). The Visiting Professor will be expected to be in residence from August 26, 2019 to May 29, 2020, and will also be expected to participate in the intellectual life of the sponsoring departments.

Fellowship: Arctic Univ of Norway Marie Skƚodowska-Curie Fellowship

UiT The Arctic University of Norway has established «The Arctic MSCA-IF program» (http://uit.no/afu/arcticmsca) to recruit excellent young researchers planning to apply for a Marie Skƚodowska-Curie individual fellowship (MSCA-IF) to pursue a career in research. We invite applications from promising young researchers within the field of Cognitive Linguistics. The selected candidate will write a proposal for a 24-month MSCA-IF at UiT together with Prof. Laura Janda or Prof. Tore Nesset.

CFP: The Feminine Rewriting of the Myth in Slavic Literature

Call for Papers: The Feminine Rewriting of the Myth in the Slavic Literature from the 20th Century to the Present Day
The Commission of the Research Project PRIN “(De)construction of the Myth in Contemporary Feminine Literature in Russia and Poland. A Comparative study” is accepting submissions for papers that will be published in a special issue of the journal “Lingue e Linguaggi”  (http://siba-ese.unisalento.it/index.php/linguelinguaggi).

Armenian Circle talk: Journey to Ararat

Dear Friends of the Armenian Circle,

This Wednesday, (1/22) at 4:30 pm in Pick 218 we will have a talk titled "Journey to Ararat: Abovyan, Parrot, and the Conquest of the Holy Mountain" by Pietro Shakarian, PhD Candidate, History, The Ohio State University.

See you all there,
Emily Terian

Lloyd and Susanne Rudolph Field Research Awards for Graduate Students

Last fall, in the legacy of Lloyd and Susanne Rudolph, CISSR awarded funding to eleven graduate students from across the Division of the Social Sciences  to  support field and archival research projects for current and future dissertation work around the world.

Learn more about the work of the 2018 grant recipients here...


2/6 Michael David-Fox @ TAMEW: ""Sex and Civilization on the Eastern Front"

Transnational Approaches to Modern Europe Workshop



Wed, February 6, 5:00-6:30pm

John Hope Franklin room, SSRB 224


Michael David-Fox

Professor of History, Georgetown University


Sex and Civilization on the Eastern Front:

Deadline Extended: ARISC Research Fellowships 2018-19

The deadline for the ARISC Research Fellowships has been extended to Sunday, February 3, 2019


ARISC Research Fellowships




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