Assistant/Associate Professor, Agricultural Financial Markets
Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics is seeking to fill a tenure-track position in the area of agricultural financial markets, an essential component of modern commercial agriculture in Illinois and the nation. The position will be a key component of the Department’s comprehensive and award-winning farmdoc extension outreach program (http://farmdoc.illinois.edu/) and will also have opportunities to engage with the TIAA Center for Farmland Research.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop a nationally recognized extension and applied research program in agricultural finance involving interaction with extension clientele in the agricultural finance community and contributions to farmdoc daily (http://farmdocdaily.illinois.edu/). The position will also contribute to the Department’s undergraduate programs by teaching one course per year on finance, risk, or other aspects of applied economics. Ph.D in Agricultural Economics, Consumer Economics, Consumer Finance, Economics, Finance, or related fields is required. All application materials must be submitted by October 15, 2019. To view the full description and submit an application, please visit: http://jobs.illinois.edu.
The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO.