Job: One-year VAP of Russian Studies, University of Colorado-Boulder

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Colorado Boulder seeks a one-academic-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian Studies, starting August 19, 2019.  Position involves teaching survey courses in Russian literature and culture, folklore, and gender studies (20th-21st c.). Teaching load is two courses per semester (four per academic year).


Medieval Slavic Summer Institute 2019

Medieval Slavic Summer Institute 2019
June 17-July 12, 2019
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio, USA

Application Deadline: March 1, 2019


A four-week intensive program hosted by the Hilandar Research Library, the Resource Center for Medieval Slavic Studies, and the department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures at The Ohio State University.


Job: Lecturer in Russian and Slavic Studies, University of Arizona

Lecturer in Russian and Slavic Studies


The Department of Russian and Slavic Studies at the University of Arizona invites applications for a one academic year Lecturer position to begin at the fall academic contract in August 2019. In addition to instruction of Russian language at the beginning and intermediate level, the position requires teaching general education courses on Russian and East European literature and culture. The Lecturer will teach three courses per semester (based on program needs) and this position is benefits eligible.


Summer immersion in Russia for students on a budget

If you have students who are on a budget, but who would like the language practice and exposure that comes from a summer in Russia, please share with them the information below.


Camp counseling -- summer internship in Russia

A Crossroads Eurasia program


Job: Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian Literature, University of Iowa

The Department of Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures in the Division of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures is searching for a part-time (62.5%) Visiting Assistant Professor in Russian Literature beginning in August 2019. The initial appointment will be for one year, with a possible reappointment, pending College approval and demonstrated excellence in teaching. The successful candidate will teach courses in 19th and 20th century Russian literature, including self-designed courses with a comparative literature focus.

3/2-3/3 MEME Persian Concert

The Middle East Music Ensemble is proud to present another year of back-to-back Persian Concerts! They will take place at 7pm on Saturday, March 2, and 4pm on Sunday, March 3rd at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts. Doors open at 6:30 Saturday and 3:30 Sunday.


Extension of deadline for Regenstein Slavic online database evaluation

The Slavic collection at the Regenstein is seeking feedback on potential online databases for purchasing. Please head to the following link to see a list of candidate databases, which are currently available for browsing on a trial basis, and report your feedback.


The databases will be open for trial use until March 12. The link for reporting your preferences is at the bottom of the list of databases linked here.


2/27 Armenian Circle Meeting

Dear Friends of the Armenian Circle,

This week the Armenian Circle will be watching Urakh avtobus (The Merry Bus) with English subtitles at 5 pm in Pick 218.


More information on the movie:

Urakh avtobus, 2001, Country: Armenia, Genre: Drama



2019 SEEES Doctoral Dissertation Research Workshop (Online) - Thursday, February 28

The Slavic Reference Service is once again teaming up with Slavic librarians from prominent research institutions to host the 3rd Annual SEEES Doctoral Dissertation Research Workshop on Thursday, February 28 at 8:00 am (Central Time).


Please encourage doctoral students at your institution to register for this workshop.  It is free of charge. 





Emilia Pyykönen, National Library of Finland


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