JOE - September 2013
|Utah State University|
| Applied Economics|
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics/Agribusiness|
Position Title/Short Description|
Title: Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics/Agribusiness
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Logan, UT, USA
JEL Classification: Q1 -- Agriculture
Keywords: agricultural economics, production economics, farm/ranch management, commodity marketing, risk management, price analysis
Deadline Information: Position is open until filled. Initial screening may begin on October 1.
Deadline Date: 10/1/2013
JOE ID Number: 201309_398925
Full Text of JOE Listing:
This is a nine month tenure track position with a 60:35:5 division of effort between research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate will develop a nationally recognized research program in agricultural economics / agribusiness that is complementary to on-going departmental research programs. Areas of emphasis may include: production economics, farm/ranch management, commodity marketing, risk management, and price analysis. Research areas related to agricultural issues in Utah and the surrounding region are preferred. The candidate will be expected to obtain external funding to support his or her research program, and to seek disciplinary and interdisciplinary collaborative opportunities with other faculty. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels. A Ph.D. in agricultural economics or closely related field must be completed before beginning employment. Strong econometric and/or quantitative skills and evidence of excellent oral and written communication skills are required.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, graduate transcripts, sample research papers, and three letters of reference to the USU Human Resources Website where a formal position announcement is posted.
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