JOE - April 2014

Mathematica Policy Research
Senior Economist/Researcher
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economist/Researcher
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Princeton, NJ, USA
Washington, DC, USA
Cambridge, MA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Chicago, IL, USA
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
Keywords: public policy, program evaluation, research, education

JOE ID Number: 201404_400362

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Mathematica is seeking senior economists/researchers to lead applied research studies in education, particularly STEM and large national evaluation projects.

Senior economists/researchers shape our work and design rigorous methods for evaluating programs and policies, lead research teams, conduct and oversee analyses, produce research reports, and present findings to policy and professional audiences. We are seeking senior researchers with strong analytic skills and possess a Ph.D. in economics or related social science field, minimum five years of professional experience, and an established research record. Successful candidates will be highly motivated, self-directed individuals, with strong interpersonal and management skills and enjoy working in a collaborative environment.

Mathematica, a nationally recognized, nonpartisan research organization, has offices in Princeton, NJ, Washington, DC, Cambridge, MA, Ann Arbor, MI, Chicago, IL, and Oakland, CA. Mathematica offers competitive salary and benefits packages ( We encourage and provide support for staff to engage in professional activities such as journal publications and conference participation. For additional information, please visit our website:

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As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, we strongly encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply.
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Mathematica Policy Research
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