Postdoctoral Research Scholar

North Carolina State University

United States

February 26, 2022


Posting Details Posting Number PG190638PD

Position Number 00109087 Position Type Post Doc FLSA Exempt

Department ID 150401 - For & Envir Res Acad Research

Department 150401 - For & Envir Res Acad Research Job City & State Raleigh, North Carolina

Position Information

Essential Job Duties

· Lead research in evaluating COVID-19 impacts on timber markets, forest landowners, and forest management in the U.S. South

· Lead a regional landowner survey to examine COVID-19 impacts on forest landowners and to explore the issues and opportunities in post-pandemic forest management in the U.S. South.

· Assist PI in research, teaching, and publications in forest economics, policy and management, as required

Other Work/Responsibilities

· Assist PI in supervising graduate students · Serve in departmental needs, as required

Work Schedule M-F 8 am to 5 pm (hybrid in-person and remote)

Department Required Skills

Ph.D. Degree in the field of natural resource economics, economics, forest economics, forestry, social sciences, agricultural economics, environmental science or related degree

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education

Strong econometric and statistical training; experience in survey development and administration; causal inference analysis

Required License or Certification


Valid NC Driver's License required? No Commercial Driver's License Required? No

Recruitment Anticipated Hiring Range $50,000-60,000/ Yearly

If you anticipate multiple hires from this search, please indicate how many

Job Open Date 01/26/2022 Quick Link https: //


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