Call for Applications: Jordan Center Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program

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The Jordan Center is pleased to announce a call for applications for a post-doctoral fellowship for the 2020-2021 academic year! See below for details regarding the position and application process.


Description: The NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia Post-Doctoral Fellowship program is designed to provide a transition to career independence for recent PhD recipients and to provide time to conduct post-PhD research.  

Job Summary: Fellows will conduct independent research and writing and regularly attend Jordan Center events (in-person and virtual). Fellows may be given the opportunity to organize a symposium and to teach one course in the department of Russian and Slavic Studies in the Spring of 2021 (pending interest from both the candidate and the department). This position will not be overseen by a faculty supervisor. 


  • Required education: PhD granted in past five years in History, Comparative Literature, Slavic Literature, Anthropology, Political Science, Sociology, or any other discipline, with a focus on Russia and Russian studies 

Application components: 

  • Current CV
  • 2-3 page description of research proposal for postdoc year
  • Writing Sample (e.g, chapter from dissertation, draft or published journal article) 
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • 1 page proposal for an undergraduate course to be taught in Spring 2021
  • 1-2 page proposal for a one-day symposium with at least six speakers to be hosted by the fellow 

Submit your application here via Interfolio by August 3rd.

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