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Job: An open rank position at IU Bloomington: Professor of contemporary Russian politics and society

The Department of International Studies in the School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University seeks. an assistant, associate, or full professor of contemporary Russian politics and society.

The successful candidate will have broad expertise in contemporary Russia and the ability to address key social, economic, and international issues. Applicants should have fieldwork experience in the region. Especially attractive areas of specialization include Russian foreign policy and foreign relations; civil society, NGOs, and social movements; media and communication; religion and politics; ethnic identity, nationalism and militarism; environmental and health issues; and business and technology, among others.

Applicants should be comfortable in an interdisciplinary department. Evidence of strong teaching skills required. Applicants must have a Ph.D. by August 1, 2016, when the position begins.

Basic Qualifications
Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of two research publications, relevant course syllabi, and teaching evaluations (if available) online at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/1781.

Arrangement should be made for three letters of reference to be sent to the same address.

Full consideration will be given to applications received by October 15, 2015.
For more information, contact Padraic Kenney, Chair, Department of International Studies, GISB 1027, 355 North Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, IN, 47405-1105 or intlsrch@indiana.edu.

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