The results of the competition for the position of the scholarship holder in the project “The nation’s body and soul. Volkist motifs in Polish early national-democratic thought (1895–1918)”

We would like to inform that under the Opus project of the National Science Centre “The nation’s body and soul. Volkist motifs in Polish early national-democratic thought (1895–1918)”, no. 2018/31/B/HS3/00915, implemented at the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, there was a competition for the position of a scholarship holder. Based on the evaluation of the submitted documents and an interview, the recruitment committee decided to award the NCN scholarship to Michalina Augusiak.

Sara Mičkec, laureate of the Preludium 19 call of the National Science Center

We are happy to inform that the project “Strategies of minority language maintenance and transmission in linguistically mixed Upper Sorbian-German families in Upper Lusatia, Germany” received funding under the Preludium 19 competition of the National Science Center. Project Investigator prepared the project as a doctoral student of ISS PAS “Borderlands, Minorities, Migrations in a Sociolinguistic Perspective”.

PRELUDIUM is a funding opportunity intended for pre-doctoral researchers about to embark on their scientific career. In the Preludium 19 competition, 109 applications were submitted in the “Culture and cultural production” (HS2) panel, 15 were selected for funding.

Details can be found on the National Science Center website: https://www.ncn.gov.pl/aktualnosci/2020-11-20-wyniki-konkursow-opus-19-preludium-19

Congratulations!

PhD students from abroad at the ISS PAS (PROM, NAWA)

We would like to inform you that the commission recruiting PhD students from abroad for the program of the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange PROM – “International Scholarship Exchange for PhD Students and Academic Staff” (contract no. PPI/PRO/2019/1/00003/U/00001) implemented at the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, granted funds for a 14-day query visit in Poland to Mr. Frederik Lange (University of Regensburg).

Congratulations!

CFP: Nationalities Affairs

On behalf of the Editorial Team of the journal Sprawy Narodowościowe. Seria Nowa / Nationalities Affairs (SNSN) we would like to invite you to submit your research articles for the new volume, entitled A moderate Europe? Radicalisms in Central European cultures.

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CFP: Conference “Interaction of Languages and Cultures in Europe: Border and Contact Areas“, Vilnius, September 9–11, 2020

The Institute of the Lithuanian Language and the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences have pleasure to invite to the international scientific conference “Interaction of Languages and Cultures in Europe: Border and Contact Areas”. The conference will be held at the Institute of the Lithuanian Language, P. Vileišio str. 5, LT-10308 Vilnius, on 9–11 September, 2020.

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CFP: Slavia Meridionalis

Topic: SOCIETY OF THE 21ST CENTURY – BLURRING OF BORDERS, LANGUAGES AND CULTURES The 21st volume of the journal Slavia Meridionalis will be devoted to the blurring of borders, languages and cultures in the 21st century society.

We invite papers by representatives of various research areas and methods. We are likewise interested in comparative reflection and references to the whole area of the Slavic cultures and the Balkans. We will also consider publishing articles outside the main topic – in the “Imponderabilia” section, which is intended for papers addressing particularly important sociolinguistic issues related to the Slavia Meridionalis area.

Call for Papers

Recruitment announcement to the project “PROM Programme – International scholarship exchange of doctoral students and academic staff”, implemented at the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences

Professor Nicole Dołowy-Rybińska, the Deputy Director for Research at the Institute of Slavic Studies, PAS and the leader of the project “PROM Programme – International scholarship exchange of doctoral students and academic staff”, announces recruitment for a 14-day library query in Warsaw for a PhD student from a foreign university or research institute.

Contract number: PPI/PRO/2019/1/00003/U/00001
Project duration: 1.10.2019–30.09.2020
Participants: 1 foreign PhD student
Financing: travel expenses and living expenses
Duration of the query: 14 days in the period from 1.04.2020 to 30.09.2020

Required documents:

Submitting documents: scans of documents should be sent by e-mail (anna.boguska@ispan.waw.pl)
Deadline: 15 March 2020.