JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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National Center for Environmental Economics
Research Economist

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459250
Date Posted: 11/03/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
D -- Microeconomics
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Environmental Economics
Microeconomics and Econometric Modeling
Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
Salary Range: $79,720 - $103,639
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Environmental Protection Agency is recruiting research economists to join its National Center for Environmental Economics (NCEE). NCEE's mission is to advance the theory and practice of economics and risk analysis within EPA ( NCEE serves as a center of expertise for cutting-edge policy analysis and research in environmental economics (

NCEE economists engage in both fast-paced efforts to apply economic reasoning in real-time regulatory development, and longer-term research projects to inform the Agency’s strategic direction. NCEE is particularly interested in candidates with expertise in CGE modeling, electricity or energy market modeling, and applied microeconomic analysis.

Applicants should have a completed PhD in economics or a related field by August 2018. Full U.S. citizenship is required and must be affirmed in the application. Salaries are competitive. EPA is an equal opportunity employer. Send application questions to

Informational interviews are planned for the ASSA meetings. Applications are requested by early December 2017 for full consideration.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcripts
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Application Deadline Has Passed