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Non-Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Russian at Saint Louis University — 2020

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, seeks an energetic scholar for a full-time non-tenure track position in Russian in the Department of Languages, Literature, and Cultures with a specialization in Russia’s long twentieth century and with a strong preference for a focus on post-Soviet literature and culture.  The ideal candidate will possess a Ph.D.

Russian Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship at Indiana University-Bloomington — 2020

The Russian Studies Workshop (RSW) at Indiana University’s Russian and East European Institute (REEI) and Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies (HLS) invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship beginning August 1, 2020.  Applicants should be scholars conducting research on Russia while contributing to interdisciplinary and international debates. Special consideration will be given to scholars who have conducted extensive research and have strong Russian language skills. The fellowship is $50,000/year and includes benefits.

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art's External Eye Now Online

With the recommendations of local and state health officials as well as those of the CDC, UIMA has made the decision to close exhibits and all programming to the public until further notice. However, they have released digital images of their current exhibit, External Eye here. UIMA staff is working remotely, and is available to answer any questions by email.



UPDATE: Pitt's Summer Language Institute 2020

The dates of Pitt's 2020 Summer Language Institute have been adjusted in response to the ongoing emergency measures to fight the coronavirus pandemic. In order to help all of our students and faculty arrive safely and decrease the likelihood of complications or cancellations, we are now planning to use the following schedule:


June 15-August 7, 2020: Arabic, Russian and Turkish programs


June 29-August 7, 2020: Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, Bulgarian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovak, Ukrainian programs


Fulbright Opportunities in Eastern Europe/Eurasia

We are writing about exciting opportunities to research and teach abroad.  The  Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is accepting applications for academic year 2021-2022. Whether you plan to conduct independent research, teach students, or pursue a professional project, Fulbright makes a real and lasting impact. Fulbright Scholars return to their home institutions with enhanced career prospects, ideas for future collaborations, and a truly global perspective. Don’t miss out on this important opportunity to share knowledge and serve as a cultural ambassador through Fulbright.

Expanding Language Program Design to Meet Liberal Arts Goals

Join ACTR for the following webinar:

Expanding Language Program Design to Meet Liberal Arts Goals

led by Benjamin Rifkin

Tuesday, March 24, 5:00-6:30 PM EST

Register now

Visiting Assistant Professor in Russian Culture — The Ohio State University

The Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures at The Ohio State University invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor in Russian culture, beginning August 2020. While area of specialization is open, we are seeking a dynamic scholar of Russian culture who can contribute to department research and teaching strengths in any of the following areas: film (Russian and East European), popular culture, gender, literature, migration studies, and translation.

Nazarbayev University's Summer School in Russian and Eurasian Studies 2020

Nazarbayev University (Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan) is pleased to announce that the application is now open for our Summer School in Russian and Eurasian Studies (SSRES), an 8-week intensive program in Russian or Kazakh languages. We operate on rolling admissions until April 1 and there is no application fee.


Classes follow standardized US curricula and textbooks, which means that students can return seamlessly to language programs at their home institutions.



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