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Call for International Tenure-track Faculty 2022 Now Open at IOE

Call for International Tenure-track Faculty 2022 Now Open at IOE

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The Institute of Education (IOE) at the HSE University in Moscow, Russia invites applications for full-time, tenure-track positions of Assistant Professor in Education. Successful candidates will combine their independent research pursuits and working on projects of the Institute. While applicants of all suitable backgrounds will be considered, preference will be given to those whose experience and academic focus resonate with IOE’s R&D scope:

Centre for Cultural Sociology

Centre of Sociology of Higher Education

Laboratory for Educational Innovation Research

Laboratory for University Development

Center of General and Extracurricular Education

Center for Modern Childhood Research

Center for Psychometrics and Measurements in Education

Laboratory for Digital Transformation in Education

International Laboratory for Evaluation of Practices and Innovations in Education

Centre for Vocational Education and Skills Development

About IOE

IOE is a leading Russian center for research, training, and professional networking in education with extended international partnership. Bringing together 15+ R&D centers and labs, we boast world-class expertise and unique empirical datasets that cut across the domains of Russian education. IOE ranks 64th in the QS World University Rankings in Education 2021.

Your Profile

Applicants for tenure-track faculty positions at IOE will have:

  • A PhD in Education or a related area
  • A full proficiency in English, with sound academic writing skills
  • Proven ability to produce high-quality research that fits top-ranked academic journals.

Successful candidates will pursue their own scholarship while also contributing to IOE's projects in line with their background and research interests. Since this role emphasizes the R&D strand, the teaching load of newly hired faculty is low.

Appointments are usually made for an initial three-year period (starting September 2022). Upon successful completion of an interim review, contracts are normally extended for a further three years until tenure review. Tenure-track positions are only available on a full-time, residential basis.

We offer a competitive salary, health insurance, research support, and other benefits. All individual terms of employment will be specified in the offer letter.


Applications must be in English. Please submit a CV, a statement of research interest, a publication list, and a recent research paper via an online application form. At least two letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the Review Committee of the HSE International Faculty Recruitment Program at before the application deadline.

Applications are due January 9, 2022


You may wish to learn more about this Call and the International Faculty Recruitment Program at the HSE University:

Please email at for any inquiries and queries.