Dean's Postdoctoral Scholar in French

Job description

Job ID: 42995

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


Modern Languages and Linguistics | French Program


The French program in the Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics at Florida State University is seeking a postdoctoral fellow for two academic years beginning in Fall 2018. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two courses per semester for the French program and to be involved in research and in the activities of the French program.
We invite applicants whose research in contemporary French and Francophone Studies makes innovative connections across the disciplines and genres in areas including, but not limited to, translation studies, sociolinguistics, media studies, and digital humanities.


Applicants should have degree in hand by May 2018.

Contact Info

Please address questions about this position to Professor Aimee Boutin, Coordinator of the French Language Program, at [email protected]

Pay Plan

This is an OPS/temporary Job.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested, 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 education details even if attaching a Vita.
The application process includes an essay or statement of purpose detailing how the applicant’s research and critical outlook will contribute to and complement the French program and Winthrop-King institute.
To apply, submit an application package that includes a cover letter, a CV, a statement of purpose, a writing sample, and three confidential letters of recommendation.
**All documents should be uploaded as a single PDF. Only electronic applications are accepted.**

Request Letters of Reference

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Open until filled

Application review will begin March 19, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/12/2018
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