JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

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JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452485
Date Posted: 12/17/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Researcher
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q4 -- Energy
L -- Industrial Organization
energy economics
applied macro and micro
economic development
industrial organization
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC) is an independent, non-profit research institution with a globally diverse team. KAPSARC’s mission is to:
• advance the understanding of energy challenges and opportunities, both domestically and globally, through high caliber research;
• build a platform and act as a catalyst for constructive dialogue between stakeholders;
• create future value and prosperity to maximize societal benefits

The language of the Center is English.

KAPSARC’s team has grown to include 50 full-time researchers (along with 20 visiting researchers), comprised of 17 nationalities. Over the next two years, the team is expected to grow to 80 full-time and 40 visiting researchers. We are seeking candidates from industry, academia and the policy community with specializations in economic development, econometrics, mathematical programming and modeling, applied micro-economics, macro-economics, human geography, or other areas related to energy economics. Prior work in energy issues is welcome but not necessary. The ideal candidate would hold a PhD plus at least three years of relevant work experience, or a Master’s plus six years of experience.

Please visit the web-site to learn more about KAPSARC’s research programs and facilities.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Transcripts
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 01/31/2015
  • Application Deadline Has Passed