Aleksanteri Institute – Visiting FellowshipsLocation: Location: Finland | Workplace: On site

The fellowship is intended for scholars who are carrying out research in a field relevant to the Aleksanteri Institute’s multidisciplinary research profile on Russia, Eastern Europe and Eurasia, and whose place of residence is outside Finland. Applicants can be at any career stage but must hold a PhD degree. The degree must be granted before the application period closes. Visiting Fellows are expected to contribute to the advancement of Russian, Eastern European and Eurasiaan studies in general and to the research agenda of the Aleksanteri Institute in particular. Grant-holders are required to have an excellent command of English.

The calls for Aleksanteri visiting fellowships open each January for appointments in the next academic year and the grant-holders are selected by an academic committee by mid-April. For information on deadlines and the application procedure can be found here.