JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Connecticut

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College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources
Agricultural and Resource Economics
Postdoctoral Research Associate

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111471064
Date Posted: 11/21/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Storrs, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
D4 -- Market Structure, Pricing, and Design
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
Industrial Organization
Applied Econometrics
Market Structure
Salary Range: $54,835
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Connecticut invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Empirical Industrial Organization and Applied Econometrics. Applicants must have received a doctoral degree in economics or a related field by July 2023, the anticipated start date. The position provides an outstanding opportunity for collaborative and self-directed research with the expectation of publishing in top academic journals.

This position is funded by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture for up to two years. The research team includes Drs. Rigoberto Lopez at the University of Connecticut, Sandro Steinbach at North Dakota State University, Aviv Nevo at the University of Pennsylvania, and doctoral students at these institutions. The project deploys advanced econometric modeling and large datasets to investigate the implications of the evolving food retail structure for competition and consumer welfare.

Applicants will be evaluated based on (1) the quality of the applicant’s research achievements, (2) the fit between their interests and the project objectives, and (3) the contribution they are likely to make in the future.

For inquiries, contact Dr. Lopez at Review of applications will begin on January 15th, and interviews will take place in February 2023.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcripts
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
  • Application Deadline Has Passed