JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

European Central Bank (ECB)

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Directorate General Research
Research Economist

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456619
Date Posted: 10/14/2016
Date Inactive: 11/28/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Other / Non-US, GERMANY
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Financial economics
Monetary economics
International economics

Status Update: Deadline Passed
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Directorate General Research (DG/R) of the European Central Bank (ECB) is interested in hiring economists with PhDs in economics or finance. DG/R has two main responsibilities: (i) conducting research in macroeconomics, financial economics, monetary and international economics, and macroeconometrics; and (ii) providing research-based policy advice in the areas mentioned above, and applying conceptual frameworks for policy analysis and macroeconometric models for forecasting and scenario analysis.
Successful candidates will be expected to conduct and publish high-quality research and actively contribute to DG/R’s policy work.

Information about research at the ECB is available at

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/27/2016
Reference Instructions:
Applicants should submit their letters of reference to
Application Instructions:
Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Applicants should submit the following to

1. a CV;
2. a sample of recent research;
3. at least three references;
4. an application letter.

Inquiries can be sent to the same address.
All documentation must be received by 27 November 2016. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at the ASSA meetings in Chicago.