JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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Agricultural Economics
Agro-ecosystems Spatial Economist

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452602
Date Posted: 12/23/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Agro-ecosystems Spatial Economist
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Spatial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Seeking candidates for a twelve month, tenure-leading faculty position with an appointment of 70% research and 30% teaching. The incumbent will work with interdisciplinary teams to design and/or evaluate production and ecosystem management systems that incorporate spatially explicit data in general, and specifically to design and evaluate site-specific management farming technologies.

Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate classes in resource economics and/or precision/farm, and possibly developing a graduate level spatial economic analysis course. Required qualifications include: PhD in Agricultural Economics, Economics or related field at the time of employment; microeconomic spatial modeling skills and experience with statistical analysis of large datasets; excellent written and oral communication skills. Preferred qualifications include: knowledge of agricultural production systems; appreciation of ecological principles; experience with GIS, R, and other spatial software; exhibited ability to work in teams and provide program leadership. To to Attach a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and contact information for three professional references. For more information contact Dr. Richard Perrin (402.472.3401) or

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 02/15/2015
Reference Instructions:
Mail to:
Kaylene Sorensen
Department of Agricultural Economics
PO Box 0922
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68583-0922

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