Postdoctoral Fellow - Area Studies

Idaho, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 27, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

University of Idaho

Postdoctoral Fellow - Area Studies

Location: Moscow

Division/College: College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences

Employee Category: Exempt

Pay Range: $42,613.64 per year

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:
The Martin Institute and Program in International Studies and the Idaho Society of Fellows is now accepting applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Area Studies to begin July 1, 2021. Fellows will pursue their own research and teach one course per semester.

The unit is particularly interested in recruiting candidates (1) with expertise on contemporary Europe or the Americas, (2) peacebuilding, and (3) whose work complements existing unit initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications:
Ph.D. in an appropriate field required by start of the position.
Regional focus that also includes familiarity with peacebuilding processes (specialization open).

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience teaching and mentoring students from diverse cultural backgrounds;

Experience and commitment to working with people holding similar or different world views while advocating for inclusion of all people;

Fluency in German or Spanish.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: SP002794P

Posting Date: 04/23/2021

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:
First review of applications will begin May 10, 2021.

Applicants must submit the following: (1) a letter of application, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a 2-3 page statement describing current and future research projects (upload as Other Document 1), (4) a 2-3 page pedagogy statement. Applicants must also provide names and complete contact information for three references.

Please direct inquiries or questions to or Dr. Bill Smith (

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

To apply, please visit:

EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.