JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

The Ohio State University

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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics
Assistant or Associate Professor in Global Economic Modeling

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453599
Date Posted: 09/28/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor in Global Economic Modeling
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Columbus, Ohio, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
global economic modeling
integrated assessment
dynamic optimization
computable general equilibrium
decision making under uncertainty
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics in the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University welcomes applications for an assistant/associate professor position in the area of global economic modeling and integrated assessment. Economic modeling approaches of particular interest include dynamic optimization and computable general equilibrium modeling, as well as familiarity with approaches for handling decision making under uncertainty. A full position description can be found at:

The appointee will have an academic year (9 month) appointment with competitive salary and benefits package and is expected to develop and maintain a world-class research program in their field of inquiry, and teach the equivalent of three classes in our undergraduate, masters, and/or PhD programs.

This position is part of a cluster of four new hires in the department focused on sustainable resource management in the 21st century. The position is partially funded by a Discovery Theme Initiative ( at Ohio State University, a significant faculty hiring investment in key thematic areas in which the university can build on its culture of academic collaboration to make a global impact.

Applicants must possess a PhD in economics, applied economics or a related field, or expect to complete all degree requirements before August 1, 2016. Individuals who have interest or experience in developing or working in collaborative research teams, as well as experience with University teaching and mentoring members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but those received before December 1, 2015 will receive priority consideration. Complete applications include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, a writing sample and three letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted through EconJobMarket: Inquiries or questions about the position can be directed to the Global Economic Modeling Search Committee Chair at

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link