Deadline: July 2, 2017
A Post-Doctoral Research Associate position is available at the University of Cambridge in conjunction with the landmark AHRC-funded research project 'Multilingualism: Empowering Individuals, Transforming Societies' (MEITS, www.meits.org).
MEITS consists of six research strands exploring multilingualism from a range of disciplinary perspectives. This position is attached to Strand 1, 'Arts of Identity: Literature, Cinema, Culture and Citizenship in a Globalising Europe', which undertakes a study of cultural texts and events that relate to questions of linguistic unity, diversity, and power in Ukraine's public sphere.
The ideal candidate will have a demonstrable background in Ukrainian Studies and a native or near-native proficiency in Ukrainian and Russian as well as English. Additional knowledge of one of Ukraine's minority languages is desirable but not required. Candidates will have completed a PhD in a relevant field.
The closing date for applications is midnight (BST), 2 July 2017.