JOE - August 2013

 
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT
Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics/Extension Specialist
 
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics/Extension Specialist
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bozeman, MT, USA
JEL Classification: Q1 -- Agriculture
Keywords: farm management specialist; extension
Deadline Information: Screening of applications will begin September 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
Deadline Date: 09/1/2013
Salary Range: $80,000/annually

JOE ID Number: 201308_398851

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
This tenure-track position will be responsible for providing high-quality extension outreach and engagement programming and research in Farm and Ranch Management and Agricultural Markets. This is a cooperative position between MSU Extension and the Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics. Applicants are expected to conduct effective extension outreach and engagement educational programs in one or more of the following areas that affect commercial agriculture: technological change; capital investments; financial, production, or price risk management; budgeting; leasing; crop and livestock marketing; economic cooperatives; and strategic business management. Research is expected to support the extension outreach program and result in publications in refereed journals appropriate for this appointment. The successful candidate is expected to be a leader in MSU Extension outreach and engagement activities, including creating and delivering newsletters, lectures, workshops, and other presentations to farmers, ranchers, farm organizations, and agribusinesses in Montana. The specialist will also collaborate with other faculty members in the College of Agriculture to complement and maximize the educational presence in the state. The position is 70% Extension teaching (off-campus) and outreach, 20% research, and 10% service. The position will require extensive travel throughout the state of Montana, and occasional trips out of the state.

Screening will begin September 1, 2013 and continue until a suitable candidate is hired. ADA/EO/AA/Veteran's Preference.
Application Instructions:

To apply, submit the following:
(1) a letter of application addressing the job description and all of the above required and preferred qualifications, and
(2) a current curriculum vitae, and
(3) transcripts of graduate coursework (copies will be accepted from applicants, but official transcripts will be required by finalists), and
(4) samples of written work (e.g. publication, research paper, or dissertation chapter) and
(5) evidence, if available, of extension teaching experience and effectiveness and
(6) three professional letters of reference that address both teaching and research abilities.
An application packet addressing all the above requirements and qualification as listed is highly encouraged. Missing materials and information may not be requested and may result in your application not being considered for the position.



Online Application URL: http://www.montana.edu/jobs/faculty/13-373

Note: This employer requires online Application.
Email for Applications: agecon@montana.edu
FAX for Applications: 406-994-4838

More Application Contact Details
Search Committee/Assistant Professor-Extension Specialist
Applicant-Search #13-373
Montana State University
Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics
P.O. Box 172920
306 Linfield Hall
Bozeman, MT United States 59717-2920

Informational URL: http://www.montana.edu/econ/


For more information, email: agecon@montana.edu
For more information, phone: 406-994-3511


More Informational Contact Details
Search Committee/Assistant Professor-Extension Specialist
Montana State University
Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics
P.O. Box 172920
306 Linfield Hall
Bozeman , MT United States 59717-2920


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