JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Michigan State University

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Department Chairperson

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452674
Date Posted: 02/02/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Department Chairperson
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: East Lansing, Michigan, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
N5 -- Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment, and Extractive Industries
Q1 -- Agriculture
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Michigan State University seeks a chairperson for its Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics. Ranked in the top five for research in agricultural economics by RePEc, the department has 36 tenure system faculty, 55 fixed term faculty, 90 graduate students, and 850 undergraduate students. The department maintains a large international program and major external grant funding.

The Chairperson’s major responsibility is to maintain and enhance a creative and productive environment for the faculty, support staff, and students. The Chairperson leads in developing and implementing departmental strategy and serves as the chief academic and administrative officer of the department.

For job details, see; to apply, see Faculty posting #0655 at

Review of applications will begin March 1, 2015.

MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. MSU is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link