SCHOOL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY AREA STUDIES
Grade 7: £ 31,076 - £38,183 per annum
Russian and East European Studies, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies
Grade 7: Salary in the range £31,076 - -£38,183 p.a. (pro rata)
We are seeking a part-time (60%), fixed-term Departmental Lecturer to assist in teaching and supervision for the MSc and MPhil in Russian and East European Studies. The post is a part time fixed term post until 30 September 2019 made available due to the secondment of the permanent post holder.
In September Dan Healey gave the opening keynote lecture at an intensive workshop at the University of Tallinn, ‘Researching, reworking and representing Soviet and Socialist LGBT histories’ (29 September to 2 October 2016).
Paul Irwin Crookes presents the latest research thinking on EU–China economic relations at a panel discussion book launch at the University of Oxford China Centre.
On Friday 4th November, Jennifer Holdaway gave a seminar at Hohai University in Nanjing on Interdisciplinary Research on Environment, Health and Development: New Challenges for a New Era (环境、健康与发展的跨学科研究：新时期的新挑战).
On 25th October, students and faculty on the MSc in Contemporary Chinese Studies caught up with each other over an English 'afternoon tea', enjoying the opportunity to learn more about each other's research interests and experiences.
Professor Patricia Thornton co-edited a special issue of The China Quarterly: "Red Shadows: Memories and Legacies of the Chinese Cultural Revolution". Just published, the journal issue commemorates the 50th anniversary of the start of the Cultural Revolution.
The Ronaldo Falconer Scholarship is open to young persons who are residents of Costa Rica of whatever nationality, race or creed.
The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, is pleased to invite applications for a Masters-to-DPhil studentship starting in October 2013, in the Area Studies training pathway. Please download further details.
Professor Keizo Yamawaki, Academic Visitor at the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford and Professor of School of Global Japanese Studies, Meiji University, is one of only fifty men and women chosen by the Japanese Government as one of those who have contributed to enhancing
Dr Jonny Steinberg, together with doctoral student Olly Owen, has received an award from the British Academy's International Partnership and Mobility Scheme. Steinberg and Owen will use the award to bring two scholars of African policing to Oxford for an extended period.
The application deadlines for admission in October 2013 are as follows:
Friday 16 November 2012
Friday 18 January 2013
Friday 8 March 2013
CEELBAS has recently been awarded new funding by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy (BA) to support its development of language-based area studies.
Davis Tarwater wins gold at London 2012 as part of the USA's 4x200m freestyle relay team
After missing the 2008 Olympics by one spot, Davis retired from swimming and came to Oxford for one year in 2009-2010, during which time he completed the MSc Latin American Studies.
On 7th August 2012, Dr Timothy Power gave the inaugural lecture of a new MA programme in Legislative Studies sponsored by the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies in Brasília.