Post-doctoral Scholar

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University

United States

July 31, 2021


Posting Details Positon Title Post Doc Research Associate

Classification Type Post Doctoral

Primary Purpose of Position

The employee will take a leading role in constructing an integrated social- economic-environmental impact modeling framework that will provide linkages and interactions with poultry producers, consumers, supply chain system, socio-economic models, and environmental impact (water, soil, climate) models using multi-agent simulation methods to estimate and project cost, benefit, and other effects of restricted antibiotic treatments in poultry operations. The project is funded by USDA Sustainable Agricultural Systems (SAS) grant 2020-69012-31823, NCA&T Banner 20-0103.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The employee will have already acquired a Ph.D. or equivalent acceptable degree and should be able to exercise scientific judgment on a day-to-day basis. The employee will evaluate incoming information in the form of experimental data and observations, written literature documentation, and oral communications, and will use this information to make judgments about what steps will next lead to progress in the project.

Working Title Post-doctoral Scholar

Position Number 009728 Hiring Range 49,000 - 50,000 FLSA Exempt Position Type Post Doctoral Appointment Type Time Limited - Full-time If Time Limited, Appointment Length 09/01/2022 Minimum Requirements

1. Ph.D. awarded or soon to be awarded in the area of economics, agricultural economics, applied economics, engineering and/or related disciplines that fits within the scope of the duties and responsibilities. 2. A strong theoretical, modeling, and computational background with evidence of the skills related to Multi-Agent Simulation modeling; economics, simulation modeling, computer programming, and integrated social-economic- environmental impact analyses; knowledge and experiences in poultry industry will be a plus.

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education Required License or Certification Organizational Division Cooperative Extension Organizational Location College of Ag & Environ Sciences Organizational Unit CEFS Small Farms

Posting Number PD0034

Open Date 06/08/2021 Close Date - for postings that do not use Open Until Filled 07/31/2021 Open Until Filled Minimum Application Period Postings: Positions remaining posted after this date are continuing to accept applications, but may close at any time. Applications received by this date will receive full consideration, applications received after this date may receive consideration depending upon the status of the search 05/31/2021 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

Optional Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD-214)
  • Master's Degree - Copy of transcripts
  • Ph.D. - Copy of transcripts
  • Letter of Reference 1
  • Letter of Reference 2
  • Letter of Reference 3