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Regular Faculty - Agricultural Economics
University of Idaho

  • Sep. 20, 2017
  • Regular Faculty - Agricultural Economics
  • Agr Economics & Rural Sociology
  • University of Idaho
    Moscow, ID
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Economics
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University of Idaho

Regular Faculty - Agricultural Economics

Location: Moscow

Division/College: Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: $85,000-$90,000 per year

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

Develop a nationally recognized teaching and research program focusing on current and emerging issues critical in agricultural commodity markets and price analysis. Develop a quality teaching program of 2 to 3 courses per year that contribute to the department's growing focus on Agricultural Commodity Risk Management and collaboration with the College of Business and Economics' Barker Capital Management and Trading Program, and will advise undergraduate and graduate students. The research program is expected to result in extramural grant funding, graduate research, and high quality publications in scholarly journals.

Minimum Qualifications:

A PhD in Agricultural Economics, Economics, Business, or a closely related field is required by start of employment.

Specialization or focus in agricultural markets, price analysis, and/or finance.

Excellent training in quantitative methods, econometrics, and applied microeconomic theory.

Preferred Qualifications:

Potential for or demonstrated ability to obtain extramural funding.

Potential for or record of nationally recognized research, including publications in high quality refereed journals.

Expertise in the economics of agricultural commodity markets and risk management.

Potential for or demonstrated ability for excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels.

Potential for or demonstrated ability to interact effectively with industry.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: F000591P

Posting Date: 06/08/2017

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

Applications received by September 15, 2017 will receive first consideration.
Submission of one research paper is required and may be submitted online under Other Document 1, or by email to:
Ms. Gayle Gleason
by mail to:
Ms. Gayle Gleason
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 2334
Moscow, ID 83844-2334

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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