Monday, October 10, 2016

Postdoc at Florida State University

Job Title: Postdoctoral Scholar in Religion
Job ID: 40904
Location: Tallahassee, FL

Department of Religion

The Religion Department at Florida State University seeks candidates for a two-year post-doctoral research and teaching fellowship in the track of Religions of Western Antiquity which focuses on ancient Judaism and early Christianity. The research specialization of the position is open. Candidates whose research focuses on the Hebrew Bible, or Christianity and/or Judaism in late antiquity are especially welcome.

The appointed fellow will be expected to teach two courses each semester. Applicants must expect to have their doctorate in hand by August 10, 2017, and must have earned their doctorate no earlier than August 1, 2011. For full consideration a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample, transcripts, and teaching dossier must be submitted (in one pdf file) by December 15, 2016.

Three confidential letters of reference must also be submitted by that date to Candidates must be able to show valid U.S. work authorization at the time of hire.

Promise of excellence in teaching and research in the context of a comprehensive program (8.A. through Ph.D.) is required.

Anticipated Salary Range

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Pay Plan
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How To Apply
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information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years. and
education details even if attaching a resume.

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that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For
more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable
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