Max Hayward Visiting Fellowship 2016-17 (Russian & Eurasian Studies Centre)

Max Hayward Visiting Fellowship 2016-17 (Russian & Eurasian Studies Centre)

10 October 2016 until 17 June 2017
Salary: 
Expenses allowance of £16,000 plus other College entitlements
Deadline: 
Friday, 19 February 2016
Academic
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre

Applications are invited for the Max Hayward Visiting Fellowship at the Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre (RESC), St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, for the academic year 2016/17. The holder is expected to engage in research, criticism, editing, translation, preparation of a thesis for publication, or other forms of literary scholarship, broadly defined, which will embrace themes on literature, culture, and society in Russia and/or Eurasia.

Applicants should have completed a doctorate at the time of application, have an advanced knowledge of literature, culture or society in Russia/Eurasia, and have demonstrated research excellence in a discipline relevant to the study of literature, culture or society. The Fellow will pursue and present her/his own interest in the context of the academic life of RESC and the College. A good working knowledge of English is essential.

The fellowship is awarded for three terms from 10 October 2016 until 17 June 2017. It carries an expenses allowance of £16,000, plus other College entitlements. The Fellow is expected to reside in Oxford, to take an active part in the academic life of RESC and the College, and to convene one of the termly series of seminars organized by RESC on some aspect of culture or society, to be agreed with the Director of the Centre.

Please click PDF iconhere for Further Details. The closing date for applications is midnight on Friday 19 February 2016.

 

Date posted: 
Monday, 7 December 2015