JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

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Health and Human Services
Economist

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111451806
Date Posted: 10/17/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Rockville, Maryland, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Keywords:
Applied Microeconomics
Health Economics
Salary Range: $89,924-$138,136
Full Text of JOE Listing:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

The Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends anticipates two position openings for Ph.D.-level economists interested in conducting research on the U.S. health care system. Position openings exist in both the Division of Social and Economic Research and the Division of Modeling and Simulation. The successful applicant(s) will join one of these teams of interdisciplinary researchers generating policy-relevant publications in economics, health policy, and health services research journals. Individuals will also contribute to technical assistance for policymakers and to the analytical design of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), a series of large surveys of households, employers, and providers. We seek candidates with strong research potential and excellent applied microeconomic skills (both theoretical and econometric). We will be interviewing at the 2015 ASSA meetings in Boston. These position openings are for 3-year appointments with for 4-year extensions possible. The GS 13-14 salary range is $89K-$138K. Individuals should send a vitae and research paper, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation. Materials should be received by 30 November for full consideration. AHRQ is an EOE.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2014
Reference Instructions:
Cindy Nunley
Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends
540 Gaither Road
Rockville, MD 20850
Application Instructions:

Cindy Nunley
Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends
540 Gaither Road
Rockville, MD 20850