The Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center (REEEC) at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Associate Director. REEEC is a Title VI National Resource Center. The Associate Director provides authoritative, detailed professional knowledge in the field of Russian, East European, and Eurasian studies; assists the director in fulfilling the mission of the Center; serves as advisor to the director regarding programs and with program development; and acts for him/her as necessary.
An advanced degree (Master’s required) in a humanities or social science discipline with a concentration in Russian, East European, or Eurasian studies and advanced proficiency in Russian or another language of the region are required. Those holding a Ph.D. are also encouraged to apply. For qualified, the position allows for teaching one or two undergraduate courses per academic year.
For full description and requirements see http://www.reeec.illinois.edu/about/job.html.
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 15 December 2009. Starting date is as soon as possible, but no later than 15 August 2010. The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.