JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018
National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
D4 -- Market Structure, Pricing, and Design
D8 -- Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
J2 -- Demand and Supply of Labor
L0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Job Description: Full time research assistant to Princeton University Assistant Professor Christopher A. Neilson, positioned in Cambridge, MA
I am looking to hire full time research assistants, primarily to begin in the Fall of 2017 and plan to work for at least one year. This position will entail close collaboration and assistance with all stages of various empirical research projects analyzing school choice mechanisms.
Candidates should have a long-term interest in pursuing a PhD in economics and interested in applying data science and economics to public policy.
The position is located at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
To Apply: Please upload a single PDF document containing the following materials to this website:
(1) A cover letter describing:
a. Your interest in this position
b. Your familiarity with programming languages
c. Your prior experience as a research assistant and/or with independent research projects
d. Names and e-mail addresses of 2-3 references
(2) A current CV
(3) An unofficial transcript
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
- External Application Link