JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
Assistant/Associate Professor, Agricultural Financial Management

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466659
Date Posted: 03/11/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor, Agricultural Financial Management
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Urbana, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
G -- Financial Economics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Agricultural Economics
Consumer Economics
Consumer Finance
Agricultural Finance
Agricultural Financial Management
Commercial Agriculture
Farm Management
Applied Economics
Salary Range: Competitive; based on qualifications and rank; 9-month academic year; tenure track; 100% FTE; extension/research/teaching.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics is seeking to fill a tenure-track position in the area of agricultural financial management. Agricultural financial management is central to the success of commercial farms in Illinois. The landscape of agricultural financial management has changed dramatically in the last decade with an explosion of new credit instruments, risk management tools, and policy changes. The evolving environment for agricultural financial management presents a host of challenges to farmers, bankers and policy-makers. The proposed position would contribute to solutions through an extension and research program addressing crucial agricultural finance and management issues problems, and will be a key component of the Department's farmdoc extension outreach program (

The successful candidate will be expected to develop a nationally recognized extension and applied research program in agricultural financial management involving interaction with extension clientele in the commercial agriculture sector, including agricultural finance institutions. The candidate will be expected to be a regular contributor to farmdoc daily ( The position will also contribute to the Department’s undergraduate programs by initially teaching one course per year on agricultural finance, farm management, or other aspects of applied economics.

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Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 04/23/2021
Reference Instructions:
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