Academic competitions

In connection with the implementation of the second year of the National Program 'Young Scientists and Postdoctoral candidates', funded by the Ministry of Education and Science, IBSCT-BAS announces a competition for new candidates in the area of social sciences and humanities (SOC).

Required application documents:

Thesis defense procedure of Assoc. Prof. Yura Toteva Konstantinova, PhD for awarding a Dr. habil. degree in professional field 2.2. History and Archeology.

Thesis: "The Bulgarians in Thessaloniki from the 1960s to the Balkan вars"

Date of thesis defense: 10 February 2020 (Monday), 15h00

Review of Prof. Nadya Danova, Dr. habil.

Review of Prof. Georgeta Nazarska, PhD

Review of Assoc. Prof. Zorka Parvanova, PhD

Opinion of Prof. Alexandre Kostov, Dr. habil., corresponding member of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Opinion of Prof. Roumiana Il. Preshlenova, PhD

Opinion of Prof. Vesselin Yanchev, PhD

Opinion of Assoc. Prof. Rossitsa Stoyanova, PhD


The Institute of Balkan Studies & Centre of Thracology 'Prof. Alexander Fol' at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences hires an operations accountant, full-time or part-time.

Applicant requirements: higher education or last year undergraduate. Work experience is not required.

Necessary documents:

  • Application (free form to the Director of the IBSCT–BAS)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV Europass)
  • Higher education diploma. In case the higher education diploma is forthcoming, the applicant shall submit an academic certificate
  • Other diplomas and certificates of qualification
  • Labour book (when applicable)
  • Official notice (when applicable)

Competition stages:

  • Acquaintance with the candidates' documents and admission of those who meet the requirements.
  • An interview with admitted candidates will be conducted.
  • Written notification to the applicants about the results of the competition will be sent.
  • The selected candidate will be appointed at the IBSCT–BAS.

For additional information:
Rositsa Shtereva, Deputy Administrative Director
Mobile phone: +359 882 352 387

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