Visiting scholars programme

Institute for Russian and Eurasian Studies has a well-established and comprehensive visiting scholars program that provides the opportunity to spend a longer or shorter period of time at our Institute. Over the years, over 80 visiting scholars from around the globe have carried out research at our Institute. As a visiting scholar you will get access to a unique and vibrant international research environment with full access to Uppsala University's library resources. You will also be able to attend our events - from our regular seminars to major international conferences. If you are interested in spending a shorter or longer period as a visiting scholar at IRES, please send us your application, together with your documents (CV with list of publications, one-sided draft of a research plan, planned finance) to

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Call for Applications for the Visiting Researcher Program 2020

Call for Applications for the Visiting Researcher Program 2020

The Institute for Russian and Eurasian Studies announces the call for applications for the IRES Visiting Researcher Program 2020. The program offers a one-month research fellowship at IRES, including travel and accommodation as well as a stipend of 20 000 SEK. Full access to IRES premises and Uppsala University library resources is provided throughout the research period. The current round of applications offers six individual fellowships. The research visits of four weeks in total must be between January to mid June or mid August to December 2020. Applicants are required to hold a PhD degree or the equivalent.

Application deadline is September 15, 2019.  

For complete information, download the Call.