Postdoctoral Scholar (History)

Job description

Job ID: 43133

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Apply On Or Before: 04/10/2018




The Department of History at Florida State University invites applications for a two-year (two consecutive nine-month contracts), full-time, non-tenure-track, non-renewable position at the rank of Postdoctoral Associate. The position carries a teaching load of two courses per semester—one large survey as well as a smaller lecture course or undergraduate seminar. History of the United States (topical and chronological fields are open), with a preference for candidates whose research and teaching will complement the department’s existing strengths in legal history, cultural history, gender and sexuality studies, or U.S. and the World.


Ph.D. required and must be in hand at time of appointment.

Contact Info

Please direct questions to search committee chair, Prof. Jennifer Koslow, at [email protected]

Anticipated Salary Range

We anticipate hiring at $47,658.

Pay Plan

This is an OPS/temporary Job.

How To Apply

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Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita. Please submit a letter of application and a vita as a single PDF.
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Posted: 3/15/2018
Application Due: 4/18/2018
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