The German Historical Institute in Moscow, in partnership with the international project 1914-1918-online. International Encyclopedia of the First World War, is funding a six-month post-doctoral grant to facilitate writing encyclopedic entries for the section “The Russian Empire in the First World War.”
The fellowship is set to start on 1 June 2013.
The grantee will be in charge of researching and writing 50-60 short encyclopedic entries in English, each between 250-1,250 words. Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in History, have very good English language skills (spoken and written) and demonstrated knowledge of early twentieth century Russian history, preferably of the First World War. The grantee will receive 1.300 euro per month. To apply, please email your application, including a cover letter, C.V., and a list of publications to the Director of the German Historical Institute in Moscow, Professor Dr. Nikolaus Katzer (nikolaus.katzer[at]dhi-moskau.de) by 15 April 2013.
Please include the keyword “Grant for 1914-1918 online” in your application.