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August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Florida

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Postdoctoral Research Associate (Industrial Organization)

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453712
Date Posted: 09/14/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate (Industrial Organization)
Section: US: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Florida, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: L -- Industrial Organization
Industrial Organization
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate, full-time, multi-year contract
Specialties Desired: Industrial Organization.
Other Specialties: Applied Microeconomic Theory, Applied Econometrics, International Trade


•Develop a research program in the area of industrial organization (IO) in agricultural and food markets;
•Conduct analysis of intellectual property right issues, market structure and competition, vertical coordination, international trade, and other assigned research projects;
•Develop survey instruments and conduct surveys;
•Write research journal articles and reports, and assist with grant writing.

Minimum Qualifications:
•Ph.D. in economics (with IO research focus), agricultural economics, or related field.

Applicants possessing the following preferred, non-required qualifications are encouraged to apply: 1) Excellent verbal and written communication skills; 2) Excellent skills in applied econometrics; 3) Bilingual with Spanish fluency.

Application Deadline: October 25, 2015. Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit electronically 1) cover letter that states applicant’s interest in the position and qualifications, 2) CV, 3) transcripts, 4) three letters of reference, 5) one sample research paper.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Dr. Zhengfei Guan
Gulf Coast Research & Education Center
Food and Resource Economics Department
University of Florida
14625 CR 672, Wimauma, FL 33598
Phone: (813) 633-4138

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Transcripts
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 01/31/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed