JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Cornell University

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College of Human Ecology
Policy Analysis and Management
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Market Regulation and Public POlicy

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452029
Date Posted: 10/31/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Market Regulation and Public POlicy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ithaca, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
K -- Law and Economics
H -- Public Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
00 -- Default: Any Field
Consumer protection
market conduct regulation
product safety
risk regulation
environmental policy
transportation and infrastructure
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Policy Analysis and Management in the College of Human Ecology at Cornell University is seeking to hire a faculty member in Market Regulation and Public Policy. Rank is open. This will be a tenure-track position. Position will involve research and teaching in market regulation and public policy. There will be opportunities to advise and teach undergraduate and graduate students in the Department of Policy Analysis and Management and to work with graduate students in allied doctoral fields in the University.

Position is in an applied multidisciplinary department engaged in research and teaching in the areas of market regulation, family and social welfare, health, and consumer policy. Faculty members are drawn from economics, sociology, health services, public policy, and related multidisciplinary fields. The department offers a bachelor’s degree and Ph.D. in public policy and a master’s degree in health administration. The environment offers ample opportunity for research collaborations, both within the department and across the university.

Salary is negotiable, depending on rank, experience, and qualifications. Competitive benefits package

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in economics, sociology, marketing, communication, psychology, public policy, or other relevant discipline is required. Candidates should have a strong empirical orientation, with research and teaching interests in the effects of government regulation on market outcomes and consumer wellbeing. Relevant research areas include consumer protection, marketing and market conduct regulation, product safety and risk regulation, energy and environmental policy, transportation and infrastructure, and regulation of financial institutions or health care organizations.

Review of applications will begin on October 30, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Please submit cover letter and vita through Interfolio: For further information, please contact Sharon Tennyson or Rick Geddes, search co-chairs at 607-255-1961.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
External letters should be submitted through Interfolio.