Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Behavioral Sciences & Social Medicine)

Job description

Job ID: 42992

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Apply On Or Before: 04/09/2018


Behavioral Sciences & Social Medicine, Center for Translational Behavioral Research - College of Medicine


This position is a full-time Postdoctoral fellowship in implementation science and HIV. Fellowship will be housed in a new center for translational behavioral research led by Dr. Sylvie Naar at Florida State University in the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine.
The postdoctoral fellow will work directly with Dr. Sylvie Naar. The position focuses primarily on implementation science and HIV-related behavioral interventions. The position also involves assistance with project management of a large center grant and mixed methods research.


PhD in Psychology, Social Work, or related behavioral science field.
Experience in data analysis and manuscript preparation.


Training in interdisciplinary clinical and research settings.

Anticipated Salary Range

Anticipated hiring at minimum $47,658.60, working full time (40 hours per week).

Pay Plan

This is an OPS/temporary Job.

Soft Money Funded Position

This is a soft money funded position, with renewal based on available funds and the needs of the University. Renewal contingent upon satisfactory productivity.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.
In addition to uploading them with your application, send a research statement, CV, cover letter, and list of three professional references to:
Carolyn Blue
Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine
[email protected]
Electronic materials are preferred, but paper materials may be sent to the College of Medicine, 1115 West Call Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4300.
Consideration of candidates and interviews will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. FSU values diversity. Applicants of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/10/2018
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