Yale MacMillan Center Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Russian Studies (Social Sciences)

Yale MacMillan Center Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Russian Studies (Social Sciences)

The Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (REEES) of the European Studies Council (ESC) at the MacMillan Center invites applications for postdoctoral position at Yale University for AY 2020-2021. Candidates must have research and teaching experience relevant to the study of modern and contemporary Russia from the perspective of a social science discipline (Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Economics, etc.) The Post-doctoral Associate will teach one course related to his/her interests in each of two terms, pursue his/her own research, and participate in REEES and ESC programming throughout the year.

We will accept applications immediately with review beginning on January 3, 2020 and continuing until the selections are final.

Qualifications

All applicants should have knowledge of Russian and fluency in English. Applicants should have recently been awarded their Ph.D.  Graduate students who are working on their Ph.D.s may apply, but must complete the Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Candidates must have research and teaching experience relevant to the study of modern and contemporary Russia from the perspective of a social science discipline (Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Economics, etc.)

Application Instructions

Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, one-page description of research plans; draft of a course syllabus and a title and brief summary of a second course; and two letters of reference. All information from the applicant should be submitted electronically through Interfolio. 

Contact

Dr. Douglas Rogers, Faculty Director of Program in Russian, East European, & Eurasian Studies at Yale; Professor of Anthropology, 10 Sachem St, New Haven, CT 06511-3707 USA. Email: doug.rogers@yale.edu

Ms. Asia Neupane, Program Director, European Studies Council, The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies, 34 Hillhouse Avenue, P.O. Box 208206 New Haven, CT 06520-8206 USA.  Email: asia.neupane@yale.edu

Institution
Application date
Duration
1 academic year
Discipline
Humanities : Anthropology & Ethnology
Social sciences : Demography, Law, Economy, Geography, Gender studies, Identities, gender and sexuality, International Relations, Political science, Environmental Sciences, Sociology