Pre-doctoral dissertation fellowships in Social Science of Russia at UW-Madison for Spring 2022

The Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia (CREECA) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for one-semester Wisconsin Russia Project pre-doctoral dissertation fellowships for Russian social scientists, funded with a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York. Fellows are expected to be in residence in Madison, Wisconsin, and to conduct research toward their dissertation about Russia in one or more of the five topic areas: 1) Education, labor markets, and inequality; 2) Law and society; 3) Political economy; 4) Identity, place, and migration; and 5) Demographic change.

The fellowships will be for spring 2022. The anticipated spring 2022 appointment dates are January 17-June 15, 2022.  Fellows will also be expected to participate in a conference in Madison in summer 2022 (conference dates TBD).

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Deadline: for full consideration, all materials must be received by October 18, 2021. 

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