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Department of Agricultural Economics

Employment Opportunities

The K-State Department of Agricultural Economics hires and retains expert faculty and professional staff who are committed to advancing the departmental mission of improving economic choices and management decisions through teaching, research, and extension.  When positions become available, we strive to select the best and brightest to contribute toward serving our various constituents, including individuals, families, farms, businesses, communities, organizations, and policy makers.

Position Announcements:


The Department of Agricultural Economics at Kansas State University seeks to fill a 9 month tenure-track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor position in agricultural policy, crop insurance or related field.

Position Emphasis: This is a majority extension position with an emphasis in agricultural policy and/or crop insurance, covering policy issues at the Federal and State levels and their impacts on producers, agribusiness and consumers. The Department is known for extension and research programs that address real-world problems in local, state, national, and global agriculture and agribusiness.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Assistant Professor: Ph.D. or equivalent in agricultural economics, applied economics, economics, law or closely related field. Commitment to excellence in extension programming, commitment to excellence in classroom instruction, excellent written and oral communication skills, and commitment to expanding and fostering diversity.

Associate Professor or Professor: Ph.D. or equivalent in agricultural economics, applied economics, economics, law or closely related field. Strong record of achievement with excellence in extension programming, excellence in classroom instruction, excellent written and oral communication skills, and strong commitment to expanding and fostering diversity.

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K-State Research and Extension, Department of Agricultural Economics and Kansas Farm Management Association

TITLE: EXTENSION AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIST, KANSAS FARM MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION, NORTHWEST
This is a joint appointment between KFMA NW and K-State Research and Extension.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The foundation of the KFMA program is providing education and consultation to member farms in the area of farm business management. KFMA Economists strive to provide cooperating farms with resources to make informed financial, production, and tax management decisions.

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