7 November 2009 - 21 November 2009

Sponsored Workshop for scholars in the Social Sciences and History from Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia

The Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ISEEES), University of California, Berkeley (UCB), California, USA.


11 September 2009

Airfare, hotel, and meal expenses will be paid for by ISEEES. In addition, ISEEES will either pay for or reimburse each Carnegie Scholar for up to $600 in expenses relating to purchasing, copying, and posting teaching materials.

Applications should be submitted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 11 September 2009.

Completed application form. Application forms can be found at http://iseees.berkeley.edu/caseproject.html#app
A sample of scholarly research (not exceeding 10 pages)

Curriculum Vitae
Applicants should be sure to read the Program Description to ensure that they are familiar with the design and requirements of the program.

ISEEES, UCB in collaboration with the Caucasus Research Resource Centers (CRRC).

The language of the workshop will be English. Participants must have a level of proficiency in written and spoken English that is sufficient to conduct independent research and engage in a debate

Visa Information:
ISEEES will provide letters of invitation, but each Carnegie Fellow will be responsible for obtaining a US visa with assistance from their local CRRC offices in Baku, Tbilisi and Yerevan.

Further information:
A total of four scholars from the South Caucasus (Carnegie Fellows) will be brought to UCB for an intensive review of the key literature, theoretical approaches, and methods employed in a particular field of scholarship. Each Carnegie Fellow will work with a paired UCB faculty member and graduate student with knowledge of the Carnegie Fellows field theme to develop undergraduate and graduate syllabi and teaching materials, explore innovative teaching and research techniques and technologies, and prepare a field survey (with a literature review) for use by other Carnegie Fellows and scholars from the South Caucasus.

Contact information:
Professor Edward Walker, e-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Phone: +1 510 642-3230 Fax: +1 510 643-5045