JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

University of Connecticut

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College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources
Agricultural and Resource Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111451917
Date Posted: 03/24/2015
Date Inactive: 04/13/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Lecturer
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Storrs, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
L -- Industrial Organization
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting
Applied Microeconomics, Industrial Organization, Food Marketing, Agribusiness, Environmental and Resource Economics, Development Economics, Quantitative Methods, Public Policy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Lecturer - Reposted

The University of Connecticut invites applications for a nine-month non-tenure track position in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the level of Lecturer. We seek well-qualified candidates whose areas of specialization include applied microeconomics, industrial organization, environmental and resource economics, food marketing and business management, quantitative methods, and development economics. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics, or Economics or related field; excellent oral and written communication skills; commitment and desire to teach and mentor students. Preferred qualifications include college-level teaching experience; demonstrated ability to teach via teaching evaluations and letters of support; ability to teach a wide range of undergraduate courses within the Department. Duties include teaching up to seven course sections per year; advising undergraduate students and/or supervising internships; serving in teaching-related committees and assisting in recruiting students.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/13/2015
Application Instructions:
To apply and access the full job description, please submit the following materials through Husky Hire at (College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, search #2015146): (1) a cover letter; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) teaching statement (including teaching philosophy, teaching experience, and commitment to effective learning) and graduate transcripts. Three letters of reference should be sent to, Search #2015146. Evaluation of applicants will begin immediately and continue until April 13, 2015. For more information regarding the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics please visit the department website at If available, upload copies of teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness. Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. For questions, call 860-486-2836 or send e-mail to

At the University of Connecticut, our commitment to excellence is complemented by our commitment to building a culturally diverse community. We actively encourage women, people with disabilities, and members of minority groups to apply. The University of Connecticut is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.