JOE - February 2014

University of Idaho
Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Moscow, ID, USA
JEL Classifications:
D4 -- Market Structure and Pricing
G -- Financial Economics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Keywords: agricultural economics, commodity marketing, marketing, futures and options, finance, pricing, market economics, trading
Deadline Information: Search and selection procedures will be closed when a sufficient number of qualified candidates have been identified, but not earlier than February 17, 2014.
Deadline Date: 02/17/2014

JOE ID Number: 201402_400133

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
University of Idaho's Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Department invites applications for 9-month tenure track Assistant Professor (50/50 research/teaching) with a focus on agricultural marketing and/or finance. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a nationally recognized teaching and research program focusing on agricultural commodity markets and price analysis. Research is expected to result in grant funding and publications in leading journals related to this appointment. The successful candidate will develop a quality teaching program, including collaboration with the College of Business and Economics Barker Capital Management and Trading Program ( in furthering opportunities for student learning about commodity markets. The successful candidate will also advise and mentor undergraduate students, and chair and serve on graduate committees. Required qualifications include: PhD in Agricultural Economics, Economics, Finance, or a closely related field is required by start of employment; specialization or focus in agricultural markets; and demonstrated excellence in written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should apply using the UI online application process at: (Announcement #10000087805).

Submit a statement of interest addressing related experience and the required and desired qualifications, CV, Ph.D. transcripts, up to 3 publications and/or research papers, and three letters of recommendation.

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Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 208-885-5759
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For more information, phone: 208-885-5489

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