JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015
WORLD Policy Analysis Center, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
00 -- Default: Any Field
I1 -- Health
F6 -- Globalization
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The WORLD Policy Analysis Center (WORLD) at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH) is a non-profit policy research center that aims to improve the quantity and quality of globally comparative data on policies affecting human health, development, well-being, and equity by collecting and analyzing sources of information on rights, laws, and policies. With this data, WORLD informs policy debates, facilitates comparative studies of policy progress, feasibility and effectiveness, and advances efforts to improve government transparency and accountability.
Currently, WORLD is focused on preparing this data for public dissemination and use by a wide range of audiences, including, but not limited to, researchers/academics, policy advocates, civil society, the media, students, and the public. The Senior Research Analyst will work closely with the Director and in collaboration with WORLD team members to further develop policy databases with the latest available data, conduct rigorous data analysis and create complex data visualizations, design and manage quantitative and qualitative research projects, participate in the dissemination of data and findings, and contribute to strategic planning of the WORLD research agenda.
To learn more about WORLD and the position, please visit
- Application Instructions Below
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Complete Academic Transcripts (email scanned copies to WORLD@
- Writing Sample (maximum 5 pages)
- Contact Information (telephone and email) for 3 References
Call for application will close on 19 January, 2015.