Anthropology, History, International relations, Nationalism studies, Political science, Slavic studies

In co-operation with the Faculty of Social Sciences, Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE), Budapest and the EUinDepth FP7 project (for Russian participants)

Course date

29 June - 10 July, 2015
Application for this course is closed.

Target group

The program encourages applications from junior career faculty as well as graduate students and researchers in nationalism studies, history, political science, international relations, sociology, anthropology, and Slavic studies.  The course attracts students from around the world, allowing participants to explore conflict resolution from diverse perspectives and contexts.  While this is an academic course on European and Russian national identity, it is offered not only for students, but also for professionals interested in public policy and inter-ethnic conflict resolution.


Participants will be expected to arrive with a basic understanding of global and national framework conditions for the transformation crisis in the countries of Eastern and Central Europe. They will also be expected to be familiar with core concepts of theories of nationalism, historical conditions of the area and principles of research methods through advanced studies, reading, research and/or practice. High level of fluency in written and spoken English will be a requirement for participation.

Language requirement

The language of instruction is English, thus all applicants have to demonstrate a strong command of spoken and written English to be able to participate actively in discussions at seminars and workshops. Some of the shortlisted applicants may be contacted for a telephone interview.