Position Title: Assistant Professor – Agricultural Marketing and Quantitative Analysis
Appointment: Tenure-track (9 month appointment) Research and Teaching
Department and Program: The Department of Agricultural Economics, at Texas A&M University, in College Station, Texas, is a large and diverse Department with a broad array of programs, faculty, and students focusing on the application of economic analysis to various research topics. For more information, visit our website at: http://agecon.tamu.edu. This position will contribute to the advancement of research and teaching programs related to agricultural economics, agricultural marketing and quantitative analysis. We seek individuals from diverse backgrounds to contribute to our department’s learning and work environment. We invite applications from candidates with potential for high quality scholarship; a commitment to excellence in teaching; and a willingness to provide service to the university and profession.
Responsibilities and duties: To contribute to the education and research programs of the Department of Agricultural Economics and the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, the candidate is expected to: develop a nationally recognized research program by conducting and disseminating original research related to agricultural economics, agricultural marketing and quantitative methods, teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses, mentor and advise students, and secure external-funds.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in agricultural economics, economics, or a closely related field; strong potential for, or an established record of effectiveness in teaching, research, and service; strength in quantitative analysis.
Closing Date for Applications: Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Application Process: Apply electronically by sending a letter of application indicating qualifications and interest, a current curriculum vita, transcripts, job market paper or writing sample, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org Address application materials to: Mark L. Waller, Professor and Acting Department Head, Department of Agricultural Economics, 2124 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843-2124.
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