JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Utah State University

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College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences
Applied Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468216
Date Posted: 11/04/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Logan, Utah, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Natural Resource Economics
Water Economics
Land Economics
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Applied Economics at Utah State University seeks applicants for a full-time nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor Position in Natural Resource Economics. The position is a 50:45:5 division of effort between teaching, research, and service. There are opportunities, primarily through successful grant writing, to augment salary beyond the nine-month base salary. Estimated start date is August 1, 2022.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as serve on graduate student supervisory committees. Teaching responsibilities may include both face-to-face and online courses associated with degree programs in the Department of Applied Economics. The successful candidate will develop a nationally recognized research program in natural resource economics. Research areas such as water, land use, and other areas that complement department strengths and are related to natural resource issues in Utah and the intermountain west are preferred. The candidate will be expected to seek external funding to support a research program and to seek disciplinary and interdisciplinary collaborative opportunities with other faculty.

Minimum Qualifications:
• A Ph.D. in Economics, Applied Economics, Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics, or closely related field must be completed before beginning employment.
• Evidence of excellent oral and written communication skills is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Prior grant writing experience is preferred.
• Prior teaching experience is preferred

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link