JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

University of Nevada, Reno

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College of Business
Postdoctoral Research Associate

JOE ID Number: 2016-01_111455267
Date Posted: 02/12/2016
Date Inactive: 07/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Reno, Nevada, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Environmental Economics
Water Economics
Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty
Water Rights
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Nevada, Reno is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate for a NSF/USDA NIFA funded Water Sustainability in Snow-Fed Arid Land River System grant – federal award No. 1360506. Based in the Department of Economics, the successful candidate and will conduct research related to analysis of decision-making by agricultural producers, operators of water utilities, regional water managers, and at a policy/institutional level. The economic research will be conducted in collaboration with a team of hydrologists, atmospheric scientists and other social scientists using an integrated approach to incorporate human decision-making and biophysical models. The candidate will be expected to collaborate in publications, both disciplinary and interdisciplinary. This position is a two year temporary appointment, renewable contingent on funding after the first two years.

Additional information on the Water for the Seasons project can be found at:
For more information and to apply, please visit:
EEO/AA Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 03/31/2016
Reference Instructions:
Please have three letters of reference sent to Kimberly Rollins,