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University of California Davis

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Marine Resource Economics

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459043
Date Posted: 10/19/2017
Date Inactive: 11/30/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Marine Resource Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Davis, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Marine Resource Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

UC Davis is pleased to announce an open tenure-track/tenured Assistant or Associate Professor position in Marine Resource Economics. Candidates’ areas of research should include conceptual, numerical, and empirical modeling of commercial fisheries, recreational fisheries, or aquaculture systems. Criteria for appointment include: a Ph.D. or equivalent in economics, agricultural economics, or a closely related discipline, including thorough training in economic theory, econometrics, dynamic methods; research interest in marine resource economics and policy with strong training in natural resource economics and integrated bioeconomic modeling; a record of excellence in scholarly research; and demonstrable potential to establish a competitively-funded research program.

The successful candidate will hold a 75% appointment in Agricultural and Resource Economics and a 25% appointment in Environmental Science and Policy. The appointee will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the departments, be actively involved in undergraduate advising, curricular development and department and university service. Typically, the courseload is reduced during the initial year on campus. The appointee is also expected to guide and mentor graduate students.

This is an academic year (9-month) position with teaching, research, outreach/engagement and service responsibilities. This position is part of the UC Davis “Sustainable Marine Resources Initiative (SMRI): The Future of Food from the Sea” hiring initiative.

Applicants should submit materials via the following website: Additional inquiries can be directed to Professor James Sanchirico ( The position will remain open until filled but to ensure consideration, applications should be received by 27 November 2017.

UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/27/2017