JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Iowa State University

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College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Professor and Director of Center for Agricultural and Rural Development

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459495
Date Posted: 12/26/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professor and Director of Center for Agricultural and Rural Development
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ames, Iowa, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Agricultural Economics
Resource Economics
Environmental Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Iowa State University invites applications for the position of Director for the Center of Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) at the rank of tenured full professor. The successful applicant will be expected to provide 1) leadership to CARD in conducting timely, objective, and rigorous economic analysis of policy issues related to agriculture, food, and the environment; 2) seek research grants and contracts to support these efforts; 3) direct the CARD staff, supervise graduate students, and involve other faculty and scientists in CARD research projects; 4) disseminate research results through top economics journals and policy implications through professional publications and conferences; 5) develop strong outreach program to engage with the public and policy makers in the interpretation of CARD research findings; 6) contribute to the teaching mission of the Department of Economics through graduate student supervision, classroom teaching or other relevant activities; and 7) actively contribute to achieving excellence through diversity and inclusion.

Director of CARD appointment is five years, renewable in the fourth year.

Director serves at the pleasure of the Senior Associate Dean, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented populations, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 02/19/2018
Reference Instructions:
Please be prepared to provide contact information for three references. Letters of recommendation will be requested at a later point in the recruiting process.