Fellowship Benefits


Postdoctoral Fellows are provided with a stipend of $55,000 per year.

Health Insurance

The FSUCOM offers Postdoctoral Psychology fellows the same health-insurance benefit plan it offers all full-time employees/faculty members. Supplemental insurance plans, such as dental and vision, are also available options at the Fellows discretion. Please refer to the Florida State University Human Resources Department for update information about available health insurance options. Health-insurance benefits become effective after Fellows on the 1st day of the month following employment date.

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Fellows accrue 104 hours per year of paid time off (PTO) which can be used for periodic vacations, personal reasons, illness, professional activities, or other pre-approved reasons.

Professional Development Allowance

Professional development allowance is made available to enhance the postdoctoral fellows training, research, or writing. A stipend of $1500 per year is available for professional development such as professional conference attendance. Up to five days are allowed for professional leave.

Professional Liability

Postdoctoral Fellows are covered by the FSUCOM insurance program, which provides comprehensive general liability protection, including professional liability protection.