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November 23, 2020

Dr. Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang, assistant professor, had recent media contacts with:

Christina Stella,  Harvest Public Radio, "Asian Pacific Countries Sign Major Trade Deal Without The U.S.," Nov. 20.

November 20, 2020

Assistant professor position in quantitative methods
Screening of applicants will begin Dec. 1, 2020.

November 20, 2020

Assistant or Associate Professor in Farm Management and Agricultural Policy

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466016  Date Posted: 11/09/2020

Submission deadline: Jan. 31, 2021

November 18, 2020

Thanksgiving Break 2020
260 Heady Hall, Office Hours
Nov. 26, 2020 – Dec. 01, 2020

The University has implemented these additional paid holidays on Monday, Nov. 30 and Tuesday, Dec. 1. Normal holiday procedures will be followed on Nov. 26, 27, 30, and Dec. 1.

November 18, 2020

Economics and Politics of Mega-Firms
February 18-19, 2021 – Virtual Conference

Submission deadline: Dec. 20, 2020

November 18, 2020

Dr. Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang, assistant professor, was awarded a $39,700 grant funded by Iowa Water Center and Iowa Nutrient Research Center for his project "Environmental Justice for All: Nutrient Impacts on Lake-Based Recreation and Tourism by Rural and Socially Disadvantaged Iowans." Zhang's Co-PIs on the project are Yongjie Ji, assistant scientist, CARD; David Swenson, research scientist; and Xibo Wan, Ph.D. student.

November 17, 2020

Wallace HuffmanThe book, "New Technology and Conflicting Information," edited by Wallace Huffman and Jill McCluskey, has been published by World Scientific. Huffman was working on this volume at the time of his death, June 10, 2020.

November 17, 2020

Trey BoyleTrey Boyle, MSAE student, is the winner of the Barbara and Thomas Lyon Scholarship for the Study of Agricultural Cooperatives for 2019-2020. The $5,000 scholarship is awarded to a promising graduate student in the Department of Economics who demonstrates an interest in the study of cooperative business enterprises, and agricultural cooperatives in particular.

November 16, 2020

The Tenth Annual AEA Conference on Teaching and Research in Economic Education (CTREE)
Portland, Oregon
DoubleTree by Hilton- Portland

Submission deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Plenary Speakers include:

November 16, 2020

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Business 

November 16, 2020

In response to an idea generated by the college’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, an anonymous feedback form has been created. “You are always welcome to reach out to me directly to share your thoughts – I encourage it!” said Dean Robison in his Nov. 13 letter to faculty and staff.

November 16, 2020

Lee SchulzLee Schulz, associate professor, was interviewed for a Nov. 15 Missouri Farmer Today story, "Domestic meat demand remains strong."

November 13, 2020

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, professor, was interviewed for a Nov. 12 Gazette story, "Demand from overseas helps Iowa farmers after derecho."

November 12, 2020

Burnell DeiterBurnell Louis Deiter, father of Ron Deiter, professor, passed away Nov. 10, 2020 at Epione Pavilion, Cuba City, Wisconsin.

November 12, 2020

ISCORE 2021 CALL FOR PROPOSALS
The Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity (ISCORE) welcomes proposals on race and ethnicity.

November 12, 2020

Dr. Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang, assistant professor, made a presentation at the 2020 Virtual Ohio Agricultural Policy & Outlook Conference on "China's Agricultural Transformations and its Global Trade Implications" Nov. 9.

November 11, 2020

Lecturer in Economics
Job #JPF02751
Final application deadline: Oct 6, 2021

November 11, 2020

Temporary Instructor for Master of Applied Economics Program
Job #JPF05979
L&S Social Sciences - ECONOMICS
Application deadline: Dec 4, 2020

November 11, 2020

Assistant / Associate Professor of Finance
Application deadline: March 14, 2021


Assistant / Associate Professor of Microeconomics
Application deadline: March 14, 2021

November 11, 2020

Assistant Professor - Economics Department of Economics
Job #JPF02736
College of Letters & Science - Social Sciences - Economics
Application deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

November 10, 2020

Dr. Mark EdelmanMark A. Edelman, professor emeritus presented "Extension Collaboration to Assist AgVets in Beginning Farm Operations & Connecting with Agri-Food Industry Opportunities" at the Emerging Research on Beginning Farmers and Ranchers virtual conference co-sponsored by USDA Economic Research Service and Farm Foundation, Nov. 9, 2020. 

November 10, 2020

From Lisa Stephany: I thought you might be interested in the following funding opportunities. If you are planning to apply for these or any other external funding, I am here to help with your budget and the University approval process.  Please email me to let me know how I can help you get started.

National Science Foundation
Law & Science

Funding Opportunity Number: PD-21-128Y
Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2021

November 04, 2020

This initiative will support up to eight research projects on global supply chain risk.  There is particular interest in studies of industries that DHS has identified as supporting National Critical Functions (NCFs).

November 03, 2020

NBER Call for Papers
Immigrants and the U.S. Economy
March 11-12, 2021 – Virtual Conference

Submission deadline: Dec. 3, 2020 via the following link:

http://conference.nber.org/confsubmit/backend/cfp?id=IUSs21

November 02, 2020

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is now accepting submissions for the fifth CFPB Research Conference on Consumer Finance, which will be held May 6-7, 2021. Conference location is to be determined but will be either virtual or in-person at Catholic University in Washington, DC.

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