JOE - February 2011

 
Rhodes College
Economics & Business
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Environmental/Natural Resource Economics
 
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Environmental/Natural Resource Economics
Section: 2 -- US: Other Academic (Temporary, Adjunct, Visiting, Part-Time)
Location: Memphis, TN, USA
JEL Classification: Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Keywords: environment, environmental, natural resource, natural resources
Deadline Date: 03/2011

JOE ID Number: 201102_395189

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Rhodes Department of Economics and Business invites applications for a two-year Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Environmental/Natural Resource Economics to begin August 2011. The successful candidate will play a significant role in shaping the direction of the College's new interdisciplinary program in Environmental Studies and Sciences (http://www.rhodes.edu/ess) by developing on-campus programming and mentoring students. The Fellow will have a reduced teaching load of three courses per year, including upper-level courses in his or her area of expertise, and have research and travel funds. The successful candidate will be committed to teaching and research excellence. Ph.D. in Economics required by August 2011.

Candidates from backgrounds typically underrepresented in higher education are strongly encouraged to apply. As Rhodes continues to diversify its student body, we are eager to recruit candidates experienced in working with students from different backgrounds.

Founded in 1848, Rhodes College is a highly selective, private, residential, undergraduate college, located in Memphis, Tennessee. We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision. Memphis has a metropolitan population of over one million and is the nation's 18th largest metropolitan area. The city provides multiple opportunities for research and for cultural and recreational activities. Read more about Memphis at http://www.rhodes.edu/about/369.asp.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce.

Application Instructions:

Apply online at jobs.rhodes.edu. Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching excellence, a current research paper, and arrange for three letters of recommendation. Review of completed applications will begin March 15, 2011.

CONTACT: Marshall Gramm, Chair, Department of Economics & Business, Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112.




Online Application URL: http://jobs.rhodes.edu

Informational URL: http://www.rhodes.edu


For more information, email: gramm@rhodes.edu

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