Job Announcement: Geographer With Focus on Aging

November 12, 2015

The Department of Geography invites applications for the position of tenure-track Assistant or tenured Associate Professor in Geography to begin August 2016. The successful applicant will be expected to pursue research, teach, and secure external funding in any areas concerning the increasingly aging population, including but not limited to: housing, neighborhoods, race, ethnicity, public health, health disparities, transportation, or demography. Opportunities exist to contribute to the new interdisciplinary program on Aging and Social Change located in the Pepper Institute on Aging and Public Policy (, as well as the University’s USDOT-funded Center for Accessibility and Safety for an Aging Population (, and its Institute for Successful Longevity ( Tallahassee is Florida’s capital, affording access to policy makers, state agencies, and advocacy organizations. Salary and benefits are highly competitive, and commensurate with qualifications and experience. A PhD in geography or a related subject is required. To apply email ONE pdf attachment (that includes letter of application, CV and names and contact details of 3 referees) to Dr. Victor Mesev ( by November 12, 2015. Florida State University is an equal opportunity employer.