JOE - August 2013

University of Georgia, Athens Campus
Agricultural & Applied Economics
Assistant Professor/Associate Professor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Athens, GA, USA
JEL Classification: M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting
Deadline Information: The review of applications will begin on September 20 and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.
Deadline Date: 09/19/2013

JOE ID Number: 201308_398897

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. in Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics, Economics or equivalent terminal degree. Agribusiness industry experience is desirable.
DESCRIPTION: Position is 40% teaching, 60% research; expected to develop and/or teach three agribusiness-related classes and to advise students in special projects and internships related to the Master's in Agribusiness. Strong analytical and quantitative skills are expected. Desired areas of emphasis include domestic and international food and agribusiness marketing and management, food and fiber processing and distribution systems, agribusiness finance and investment, and consumer demand analysis. Responsibilities include: (1) developing nationally recognized research program, (2) publishing research in top peer-reviewed journals, (3) developing a network of industry contacts and collaborations to support research and teaching, (4) attracting extramural funding, (5) teaching assigned courses, and (6) advising/mentoring undergraduate and graduate students.
Application Instructions:

Please send a cover letter, vita, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and arrange for three reference letters to be sent to:

Jack E. Houston, Chair, Search Committee
Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602-7509

Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 706-542-0739
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