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Public History Postdoctoral Fellow at USHMM

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum seeks a postdoctoral fellow to research, review, and write content for USHMM’s online Holocaust Encyclopedia. The incumbent will help the Museum to convey stories of the Holocaust and other genocides with the goal of making the past relevant today as well as encouraging our visitors to think, question, care and take action.

Deadline Reminder: American Councils Fall 2023 Study Abroad

This is a friendly reminder that the application deadline for study abroad with AC is March 15, 2023. Prospective participants are encouraged to apply to the following programs: 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Russia: 13 February - 20 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 13 February 2023 to 20 February 2023.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Russia.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at https://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


Deadline Reminder: American Councils and ACTR Summer Russian Language Teacher Professional Development Program and Fellowship

This is a friendly deadline reminder for the 2023 Summer Russian Language Teacher Professional Development Program and Fellowship Opportunity at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Applications are due March 1, 2023 for this program, which is open to U.S.

CFP: Volume on the history of Moscow

This is a call for potential contributors to a book-length collection of recent historical scholarship on Moscow for which I will serve as editor.

This volume’s scope is the history of Moscow from its origins to the present day.

In terms of length, each chapter should contain a minimum of 2000-3000 words, although longer submissions will be considered.

The volume would be published by Routledge, a major academic publisher and division of Taylor and Francis, in 2025 or later as a part of the Routledge Handbooks series.