JOE - October 2012

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Agricultural and Consumer Economics
Assistant Professor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Locations: Urbana, IL, USA
Champaign, IL, USA
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
I1 -- Health
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q1 -- Agriculture
Keywords: applied micro economics, development, agricultural economics, food and agriculture
Deadline Information: To ensure full consideration, application must be received by December 1, 2012. Interviews may begin before the closing date; however, no offers will be extended until after that date. To view the full description and submit an application, please visit:
Deadline Date: 12/1/2012
Salary Range: Competitive, based on qualifications and rank, 9-month academic year, tenure track, research/teaching.

JOE ID Number: 201210_397495

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics (ACE) seeks to fill a tenure-track position in the applied micro-economics of development emphasizing food and agriculture. Applications are encouraged from specializations in areas of research such as: Agricultural and food markets in developing countries; Impacts of food and agricultural technologies on poverty and food security; Roles of institutions, social norms and policies on food and agriculture; Agricultural development and nutritional health outcomes; Impact evaluation.

The person filling this position will be expected to: (1) develop a nationally-prominent research program with publications in leading peer-reviewed scientific journals, and (2) contribute to the Department's undergraduate and graduate teaching programs through teaching (generally two courses per year) and student advising. Ph.D. in agricultural/applied economics, economics, finance, public policy, or related field required.
Application Instructions:

All application materials must be submitted by December 1, 2012. To apply, please create a candidate profile at and upload a brief cover letter, a CV, a sample of written work, a research statement, transcripts from graduate program(s), and contact information for three letters of reference. The University is an AA-EOE

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