JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

North Carolina State University

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Open Rank -- Development Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454735
Date Posted: 11/10/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Open Rank -- Development Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: RALEIGH, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
L2 -- Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior
L3 -- Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise
O1 -- Economic Development
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Keywords:
Development economics
Water-Sanitation-Hygiene
Entrepreneurship
Program Evaluation
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program at NC State University seeks applicants in development economics as part of the Global WaSH (Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene) interdisciplinary initiative. This interdisciplinary initiative will expand existing strengths at NC State addressing global WaSH-related challenges to improve the human condition. Applicants for this position are sought with expertise in development economics, with emphasis in the following possible areas: technological innovation and diffusion, social entrepreneurship, program evaluation, and sustainable business models for commercializing new technologies in developing countries. Priority will be given to applicants with a demonstrated research interest in WaSH issues, and to those with a proven track-record of working across disciplines and academic departments. The successful candidate will be expected to closely collaborate with current NCSU faculty and three other tenure-track research faculty being recruited for the WaSH initiative including engineers, environmental scientists and sociologists.

Additional information about this opportunity, including minimum requirements and how to apply, can be found here: http://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/60159

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and individuals belonging to under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Contact information for references are requested at the application URL.