JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Cornell University

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Environment, Energy and Resource Economics
Open Rank Positions

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458214
Date Posted: 09/05/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Open Rank Positions
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ithaca, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
SC Johnson College Of Business
Cornell University

Position: Two positions in Environment, Energy and Resource Economics; one is open rank and the other at the assistant professor level.

Anticipated Start Date: July 2018

Responsibilities: The successful candidate is expected to establish a distinguished program of research (50%) and teaching (50%) in environmental, energy, and resource economics. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research addresses important challenges in environmental protection, energy demand and supply, and resource extraction and management worldwide based on solid theoretical foundation and rigorous empirical methods and who can contribute to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels on environmental economics, energy economics, resource economics, and sustainable business. The successful candidate is expected to publish in top field and general economics journals and contribute to problem-solving research consistent with our land grant mission.

Opportunities: These positions will be within the SC Johnson College of Business, where we intend to hire these positions into the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management. The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management is one of the three schools under the newly established S.C. Johnson College of Business. The management of the Dyson School is shared between the SC Johnson College of Business and Cornell's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS). The Dyson School houses a top-ranked undergraduate business program as well as graduate programs that award Ph.D., M.S. and M.P.S. degrees. Areas of faculty research include environmental, energy and resource economics (EERE), food and agricultural economics, international and development economics, and management. Interdisciplinary collaboration is embraced by faculty members and supported by various programs on campus such as the Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future. Faculty members in EERE actively collaborate with colleagues in Computer and Information Sciences, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Economics, Engineering, Natural Resources and other units on campus, and contribute through advising and teaching to recently created interdisciplinary undergraduate major in Environmental and Sustainability Sciences.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in applied economics, economics, and public policy is required. Preference may be given to individuals with demonstrated research competence and teaching expertise.

Application: Electronically submit via Academic Jobs Online: with your letter of application summarizing research and teaching interests; a curriculum vitae; a current research paper and any other publications; copies of teaching evaluations; and three reference letters. Interviews for the assistant professor position may be conducted before or at the 2018 ASSA meeting.

Salary: Competitive with peer institutions and commensurate with qualifications and experience. An attractive fringe benefit package is included.

Closing Date: Review of applications will begin in September 2017, and continue until acceptable candidates have been identified and hired.
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