JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Rochester

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Department of Public Health Sciences
Postdoctoral Associate

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454456
Date Posted: 10/22/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Rochester, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
I1 -- Health
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Q4 -- Energy
health economics
environmental economics
air pollution
water pollution
spatial econometrics
economic demography
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Rochester announces a Postdoctoral Associate position to work with Dr. Elaine L. Hill. The successful candidate will participate in a recently funded project by NIH to broadly understand the trade-offs, such as increased economic activity versus environmental degradation or harm to public health with respect to energy production.

Applications from a wide-range of disciplinary backgrounds, with a focus on health or environment, will be considered, including economics, statistics, epidemiology, health services, and related fields. The appointee will receive financial support for research and travel to conferences, where applicable. Candidates must hold a doctoral level degree by July 1, 2016 or the negotiated start date (start date is flexible). There is the possibility of an immediate start date for the qualified candidate.

The position is expected to be for the duration of 2 years, initially available for one year with the possibility of renewal based upon performance and a mutual desire to continue the appointment.

Applications for interviews at the ASSA meeting in January are due November 15th. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 05/31/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed