Open Rank Faculty Teaching/Research Positions
Advertiser: Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland
Location: 7998 Regents Drive, 2200 Symons Hall, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 20742-5535, United States (map)
Field(s) of specialization: Development; Growth - Econometrics - Environmental; Ag. Econ. - Industrial Organization - Microeconomics - Public Economics - Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor
Target date for applications: 18 Nov 2019
Application deadline: 31 Mar 2020  •  accepting applications
Posting end date: 31 Mar 2020
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Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Maryland seeks multiple appointees at the assistant, associate, or full professor level(s) who will develop distinguished research and teaching programs in one or more of the following areas: agricultural economics, environmental economics, resource economics, development economics, applied microeconomics, or related fields. The appointee is expected to develop an exemplary research program that serves the public interest at the state, national, or international level, and teach in the Department’s instructional programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The appointee will typically teach two courses per year.

The position is a nine month tenure-track or tenured position, with rank and salary commensurate with the candidate’s record. Candidates at the associate professor or professor level must have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching, research, and publication.

Qualifications: The appointee must possess a doctorate in agricultural economics, economics, or an equivalent field. Candidates at the associate professor or professor level must have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching, research, and publication.

Application: All candidates must apply online to 1) https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/74587 and also apply online to 2) https://econjobmarket.org. Materials to be submitted at both sites include a current CV, research paper, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation.

Closing Date: Position open until filled. For best consideration apply by November 18, 2019.

The University of Maryland, College Park, actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, political affiliation, and gender identity or expression. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

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  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Research statement
  • Teaching statement
  • Letters of reference: 3
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