Learn more about current opportunities to join our team in ACE:

Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor/Lecturer/Instructor: Agricultural Economics

The Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics (ACE) seeks to fill a clinical teaching and outreach faculty position in Agricultural Economics.

Applicants will develop a nationally recognized outreach program in support of the University’s land grant mission. The program should focus on the modern management decisions facing agricultural producers - including commodity marketing, emerging technology adoption, and conservation- and how they can benefit Illinois and global stakeholders participating across the food supply chain. The incumbent will teach and mentor undergraduate and professional continuing education students in the Department’s concentrations focused on agriculture, environmental economics, and/or policy.

Business Support Associate

This position is part of a 5-person business and administration team working to provide services to approximately 100 faculty, staff, and student employees. Our faculty work in a wide variety of fields and bring unique interests that create a rich academic environment. This person will provide business support which will make this impactful work and education possible.

Responsible for the implementation, reconciliation, and auditing of business functions and activities for the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics (ACE), thus ensuring compliance with department, university, state, and federal policies, procedures, and processes. Utilizes in-depth knowledge and professional judgment for appropriate decision-making, accurate problem resolution, and preparing and processing complex, high-level transactions.

Senior Research Specialist Position, AgReach

This position will conduct research, teaching, and outreach for AgReach, a smallholder farming initiative that closes gaps in agrisystems so that smallholder farmers thrive.