Crawford Chair in Agricultural Economics
Advertiser: Arndt-Corden Department of Economics, Australian National University
Field(s) of specialization: Urban; Rural; Regional Economics
Position type(s): Full Professor
Location of job: 132 Lennox Crossing, Acton, ACT, 2601, Australia
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 2
Application deadline: 26 May 2023 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 26 May 2023
Ad text:

The Opportunity

We are seeking an outstanding leader in the field of agricultural economics to fill the position of the Crawford Chair in Agricultural Economics. The Professor will undertake internationally acclaimed research in the field of agricultural economics, with a particular focus on Asia and the Pacific. The Professor will also provide leadership to the discipline and university and will engage externally to shape and influence public policy. The successful candidate will conduct research, education (teaching and supervision) and policy engagement for the Department, School, CAP and the wider University. Access to some start-up research funds will be available for the successful candidate.

Our Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will be a world-class academic seeking a challenging and rewarding role in a high-profile, collegial academic environment. A PhD in economics, agricultural economics or a related discipline is required. The candidate will also have a significant track record in research, education, service and attracting external research funding.


For further information, please contact the Director of the Crawford School of Public Policy, Professor Janine O’Flynn, E:

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