Position overviewPosition title: Assistant Professor of Energy, Environmental, and Resource Economics
Open date: September 13, 2023
Next review date: Friday, Nov 17, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Friday, Nov 17, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
JEL Classification: Q2 (Renewable Resources and Conservation); Q3 (Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation); Q4 (Energy); Q5 (Environmental Economics ); O1 (Economic Development); C1 (Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology); A1 (General Economics)
The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position. We are especially interested in applicants who are able to make research and teaching contributions in the areas of natural resource economics, energy economics, environmental economics, and empirical methods (applied econometrics, data sciences). We are looking for candidates who can take advantage of our location in the Rausser College of Natural Resources, which features excellent faculty in complementary disciplines.
The Department and the University are committed to fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for faculty. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging are core values at UC Berkeley and the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. Successful candidates for our faculty positions will demonstrate a commitment to engaging with these issues and an eagerness to help the Department advance related objectives.
The Department is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents. We are also interested in candidates who have had non-traditional career paths or who have taken time off for family reasons.
For information about potential relocation to Berkeley, or career needs of accompanying partners and spouses, please visit: https://ofew.berkeley.edu/new-faculty.
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PhD (or equivalent international degree), or enrolled in PhD or equivalent international degree-granting program at the time of application.
PhD (or equivalent international degree) in Economics, Agricultural Economics, Applied Economics, or a related area, is preferred by the appointment start date.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement on Contributions to Advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging - Statement on your contributions to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging, including information about your understanding of these issues, your record of activities to date, and your specific plans and goals for advancing equity and inclusion if hired as a Berkeley faculty member (for additional information go to https://ofew.berkeley.edu/recruitment/contributions-diversity/support-faculty-candidates).
Letter of Intent (containing research and teaching statements)
Job Market Paper
Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are selected as the candidate to whom the hiring unit would like to extend a formal offer. Download, complete, sign, and upload the Authorization to Release Information form.
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness - Evaluations, course assessments, scores, ratings, or comments, as it relates to your performance as an instructor or teaching assistant.
Misc / Additional - You may upload an additional research paper here.
Do not upload an additional letter of recommendation because it will not be confidential.
- 3 letters of reference required
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UC Berkeley is committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging. The excellence of the institution requires an environment in which the diverse community of faculty, students, and staff are welcome and included. Successful candidates will demonstrate knowledge and skill related to ensuring equity and inclusion in the activities of their academic position (e.g., teaching, research, and service, as applicable).
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