open call for postdoctoral positions

Institute of Education HSE University, Russia

Institute of Education HSE University, Russia, announces the open call for postdoctoral positions for the 2021/2020 academic year!   Postdocs at the Institute of education will be engaged in building the future in a dynamic community of scholars. They will have opportunities to develop their research and collaborate with other outstanding researchers and teachers, in a supportive and collegial environment.   Main responsibilities and requirements for each position are listed in the ads, but there are some formal eligibility criteria (e.g., a PhD degree must be obtained no longer than 5 years prior to the start date of prospective employment).   The application deadline is February 14, 2021.   
Postdoctoral Fellow in the Sociology of Culture, Inequality and Education
Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Transformation/ICT in Education
Postdoctoral Fellow in Education Law
Postdoctoral Fellow in Higher Education Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow in Lifelong Learning
Postdoctoral Fellow in Early Childhood Education, Children’s well-being and agency, and Parenting Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow in Comparative Higher Education
Postdoctoral Fellow in Measurements in Psychology and Education
Postdoctoral Fellow in Human agency and entrepreneurship behavior studies
Postdoctoral Fellow in General Education
Postdoctoral Fellow in Post-Soviet Studies
The Higher School of Economics is a young, dynamic, and fast-growing Russian research university. Over the past twenty-five years HSE University has become a leader in Russian education and has been recognized internationally.   HSE University was the first state-run university in Russia to begin recruiting on the international academic market. We proceed from the understanding that the university, which responsibly approaches the training of new professionals, should select as teachers’ people who have real experience, as well as basic and applied knowledge. Committed to high-quality research, HSE University now has more than 100 research institutes and centers, and more than 47 international research laboratories led by eminent professors from all over the world.  

Conditions
Postdoctoral fellowship appointments are made for one-year period (starting September 2021), and may be renewed (no more than 2 times). All individual employment conditions will be reflected in the offer letter. HSE University provides excellent opportunities for international faculty. The University offers a competitive salary, health insurance, a working space equipped with a computer and free Internet access at the University.   The postdoctoral fellow is expected to pursue his/her research interests under the supervision of the head of the hosting department or the project lead, and work in close collaboration with the department’s ongoing projects.   You can learn more about international specialists’ life on the International Faculty Support page.  

Application
The application process is being done online.   The positions for postdoctoral fellowship in HSE University are posted on the website. Within the timeframe indicated in the employment advertisement, the applicant should provide a CV, a statement of research interest and a recent research paper through an open call via online application form. At least two letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the attention of the Review Committee at International Faculty Recruitment at fellowship@hse.ru before the application deadline.    After all the review steps, the final decisions will be made. In case of the acceptance, the selected candidates will be sent an offer for the position and all the relevant information.  

Best regards, Institute of education HSE University