JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Connecticut

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College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources
Agricultural and Resource Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464264
Date Posted: 11/12/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Storrs, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R1 -- General Regional Economics
Keywords:
Agricultural Economics
Agribusiness
Economics of Food
Health Economics
Food Business
Food Marketing
Food Policy
Food and the Environment
Agricultural Policy
Industrial Organization
Agricultural Markets
Salary Range: Competitive with other public land-grant universities.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

We invite applications for a faculty position in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the rank of Assistant Professor, tenure track. This position will provide expertise and leadership in research and extension programing with a focus on one or more of the following: agribusiness, production, labor, or regional economics. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent, externally funded, nationally recognized integrated research and extension program. Additional skills and experience in agricultural finance, optimization methods, econometrics, and agricultural policy are welcome. The position will contribute to the research (35%), extension (35%), and teaching (30%) missions of our department and is a full-time, nine-month tenure-track position. The successful applicant’s research and extension programs are expected to focus on one or more aspects of the agricultural value chain relevant to Connecticut and elsewhere. The individual filling this position will have the opportunity to work with multidisciplinary teams of research scientists, extension educators, and stakeholders. Scholarship and publication in peer-reviewed journals appropriate to the individual’s areas of expertise are required. Teaching responsibilities will include two courses annually and student advising.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/01/2019