The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is pleased to offer a fellowship for emigrating scholars, artists, museum professionals, and researchers through a grant from The Vivian G. Prins Foundation. The grant is in honor of Bronia Brandman, a survivor of Auschwitz and one of the Museum’s earliest and most steadfast volunteers. The Vivian G.
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For over forty years, the Summer Research Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has provided scholars from around the world with the opportunity to work in our Library's famous collections in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies.
We are pleased to announce that we will be holding the Summer Research Laboratory again this year, from June 11 to August 3, 2018.
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The Board of the European Society for Environmental History is seeking applications by doctoral student and post-doctoral researchers to join ESEH’s Next Generation Action Team 2018-2019 (NEXTGATe).
German Historical Institute, Moscow, April 26-27, 2018
Workshop 28.-29. June 2018 in Berlin
Prisma Ukraïna – Research Network Eastern Europe, a research program at the Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien, and the German Association for East European Studies (DGO) invite submissions for a two-day conference in Berlin on the theme:
“At Home: Jews and Muslims in Eastern Europe”.
Submission Deadline: 15 April 2018
On Friday, March 9, 2018, 9 am-1pm, EHESS, 54, bd Raspail, Room BS1_28
9am-11am / Observers and opponents in the Russian campaign
The University of Heidelberg invites applications for two 3-year PhD positions in the European Research Council Project “Entangled Parliamentarisms: Constitutional Practices in Russia, Ukraine, China, and Mongolia, 1905–2005.” One PhD candidate will explore the history of Ukrainian parliamentarism from the participation of Ukrainian representatives in the State Duma of the Russian Empire to the 2004 Constitutional Reform.
The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung – Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland in cooperation with the National University Singapore (NUS) cordially invite doctoral and postdoctoral scholars from the humanities and social sciences to apply for a Transregional Academy. It will be convened from September 29th to October 7th 2018 at NUS in Singapore on the topic of “Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanizations” and chaired by Andreas Eckert (Humboldt- Universität zu Berlin), Weiqiang Lin, James D.
I am currently seeking abstracts for a panel on race and racism in post-socialist contexts for the American Anthropological Association’s annual meeting in San Jose, CA, November 14–18, 2018. Below is the tentative panel title and abstract (to be revised based on common themes/questions across the abstracts).
Panel title: From Friendship of Peoples to Racism: Constructing Race and Resisting Racism in Post-Socialist Societies
Lauren Woodard, PhD candidate
I am preparing for a trip to Moscow this spring for archival resaerch at GARF and hope that someone can enlighten me on the latest visa requirements. When I was last in Russia conducting resarch in 2015, a Business Visa worked perfectly well for this purpose, but even then, some fellow scholars found this to be an "iffy" choice.