JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016
WORLD Policy Analysis Center
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Z00 -- General
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.
The Senior Research Analyst will join this team and help lead an exciting and unique effort to build and maintain the first global resource to understand what countries are doing to promote human rights and human development around the world. The Senior Research Analyst will play a vital role within WORLD by enhancing global health and social policy research, building policy capacity at UCLA's FSPH, and translating research findings into action at the global, national, and local levels.
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