JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016
University of Nevada, Reno
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Reno, Nevada, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty
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:
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EEO/AA Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
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