JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Australian National University

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College of Arts and Social Sciences
ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods
Research Economist (Evaluation)

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459311
Date Posted: 11/08/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist (Evaluation)
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Canberra, ACT, AUSTRALIA
JEL Classifications:
C9 -- Design of Experiments
D9 -- Micro-Based Behavioral Economics
J0 -- General
Keywords:
Design of Experiments
Public Policy Evaluation
Labour Economics

Salary Range: $95,000 - $120,000 (AUD)
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods and the ANU Tax and Transfer Policy Institute (located in the Crawford School of Public Policy) is seeking an expert in the design and analysis of quantitative evaluation surveys to work with a team of social scientists and methodologists in a new and expanding centre. The applicant will work closely with senior staff in the centre to develop and apply methods for quantitative evaluations, with a particular focus on experimental and quasi-experimental methods. This will include randomised trials through the newly established Policy Experiments Lab (PELab) at the ANU and analysis of Australian Government administrative data. The candidate will also work on independent research and grants/contracts and may be asked to make a limited contribution to teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. This is a fixed-term position of three to five years.

Application Requirements:
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Job Market Paper
  • Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 12/15/2017
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