Job Opening: Professor of Practice in the Social Sciences of Russia at UW-Madison

The Wisconsin Russia Project at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks candidates for up to two appointments as Professor of Practice in the social sciences (anthropology, economics, geography, law/legal studies, political science, public policy, or sociology) who will conduct research and teach courses on contemporary Russian society. The positions will start on September 1, 2022, and last through August 31, 2024, with the possibility of extension through August 31, 2025.

Please see the link for further information and application. https://creeca.wisc.edu/position-open-professor-of-practice-in-the-social-sciences-of-russia-uw-madison/

Departmental Lecturer in Russian and East European Politics (University of Oxford)

University of Oxford is accepting applications for a three-year fixed term Departmental Lecturer post to support the provision of teaching and supervision in Russian and East European Politics in the Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA) and the Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR). Deadline for application is August 1, 2022.

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Call for Proposals: Wisconsin Russia Project 2022 Young Scholars Conference

With funding from Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Wisconsin Russia Project at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will host a two-day conference for young scholars in the social sciences to present their research on contemporary Russia. The conference will be held in-person on June 2-3, 2022 in Madison, Wisconsin. Deadline to submit a proposal is March 11, 2022. For more information and application please see the link.

Graduate Student Research Conference on the Study of Russia in the Social Sciences
CFP for a graduate student research conference on the study of Russia in the social sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Open to disciplines including, but not limited to, political science, media studies, sociology, and anthropology; particularly seeking papers on contentious politics, media and politics, and the dynamics of autocracy. The conference will take place over Zoom on May 20, 2022 (Zoom). The deadline for submission is 6:00 PM EST on March 1, 2022.

Visiting Fellow at the Aleksanteri Institute (University of Helsinki)

The Aleksanteri Institute (University of Helsinki) is pleased to invite applications for its Visiting Fellowships for the academic year 2022-2023 from scholars holding a PhD degree and pursuing research that relates to the Institute’s research profile. The Fellowship carries a monthly grant to cover all the expenses related to the research visit, which can range from two to three months. The Visiting Fellowship scheme is intended for scholars who reside outside Finland.
The deadline for applications is 13 February 2022.

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Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Lecturer at Indiana University

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 postdoctoral fellow and visiting lecturer beginning July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023. Application deadline: Feb 15, 2022. For detailed information about the position and information on how to apply, please see: https://rsw.indiana.edu/fellowships-and-grants/2022-postdoctoral-fellowship.html

Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Russian Politics at Columbia University

The Harriman Institute seeks a Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Russian Politics for a two-year appointment at Columbia University, starting July 1, 2022. Application Deadline: Jan 14, 2022 at 11:59 PM ET
Please see the link for more information and application instructions.