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Yale University

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Yale School of Public Health
Department of Health Policy and Management
Postdoctoral Associate in Health Policy and Management

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459514
Date Posted: 11/21/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Associate in Health Policy and Management
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: New Haven, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Health Policy
Substance Use
Full Text of JOE Listing:

A two-year postdoctoral fellowship is available in the Yale School of Public Health's Department of Health Policy and Management.

The successful candidate will work primarily under Professor Abigail Friedman, a health economist whose research focuses on the policy drivers of tobacco and substance use. They will have strong econometric skills and be proficient in Stata, attentive to detail, and capable of working both independently and in a team environment. Responsibilities will focus on the design and implementation of quasi-experimental analyses related to tobacco policy, preparing tables and figures for presentation and manuscripts, and contributing to manuscript revisions and project development at a level consistent with co-authorship. Time will also be allocated for independent research.

Applicants must have a doctoral degree from an accredited institution in a relevant field (e.g., economics, health policy, public policy, etc.) by June 30, 2018.

To apply, please submit the following via Interfolio ( 1) a cover letter describing your research interests and interest in the position, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) contact information for two references, and 4) (preferred but not required) a research or job market paper. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. However, submission prior to January 31, 2018 is encouraged.

Application Requirements:
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