JOE - November 2012

Pennsylvania State University
College of Agricultural Science
Agricultural Economics, Sociology & Education
Assistant Professor of Agribusiness Economics
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Agribusiness Economics
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: University Park, PA, USA
JEL Classifications:
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
M2 -- Business Economics
M3 -- Marketing and Advertising
N5 -- Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment, and Extractive Industries
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Keywords: consumer economics, marketing, agribusiness management, industrial organization
Deadline Information: Or until a qualified candidate is identified.
Deadline Date: 01/15/2013

JOE ID Number: 201211_398087

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
RESPONSIBILITIES--This tenure-track, 36 week position has teaching and research responsibility in the economics of agribusiness. The successful applicant will be expected to develop a nationally and internationally recognized research program focusing on consumer economics, marketing, agribusiness management, industrial organization, or related topics. Applicants should possess excellent quantitative and communication skills, and the motivation to work in multi-disciplinary teams. The successful applicant will be expected to secure external funding to support her/his research program and graduate students. Teaching responsibilities will include such courses as Food Product Marketing, and Agricultural Markets and Prices. Teaching responsibilities include 3-4 courses per year at the undergraduate and graduate level, academic advising, and direction of student research. Faculty are expected to contribute as needed to all missions of the college.

QUALIFICATION--Ph.D. in agricultural economics, agribusiness, economics, business, or related field.

SALARY--Competitive, commensurate with background and experience. An attractive benefits package is available.
Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit a letter of application, resume, samples of written work and the names and contact information of three professional references to: Dr. Ann Tickamyer, Head, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education, Penn State University, 103 Armsby Building, University Park, PA 16802.


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FAX for Applications: 814-863-3746

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For more information, phone: 814-863-8625

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