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August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Results for Development

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Evaluation and Adaptive Learning
Economist / Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459661
Date Posted: 01/04/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist / Researcher
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
C9 -- Design of Experiments
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
Development economics
Quantitative policy analysis
Applied econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Results for Development (R4D) is a leading non-profit global development partner. We collaborate with change agents around the world — government officials, civil society leaders and social innovators — to create strong systems that support healthy, educated people.

Portfolio Summary:
R4D’s Evaluation and Adaptive Learning Team seeks to leverage the best of design thinking, structured experimentation, and rigorous research methods to provide relevant feedback to enhance programmatic impact. Our team is at the cutting edge of innovative monitoring, evaluation, and learning methods. We work collaborate with and empower our implementing partners.

R4D is seeking an Economist/Researcher to join the Evaluation and Adaptive Learning Team to play a technical role across multiple project teams to develop high impact monitoring, evaluation, research, and learning activities. Over time, the Economist/Researcher will have the opportunity to develop new projects in topic areas aligned with their research interests and R4D’s mission.

We are looking for someone who is eager to push the boundaries of traditional M&E to develop new methods and ways of working.

This position will be based in Washington, D.C., reporting to the Director of the Evaluation and Adaptive Learning Practice.
We will be interviewing at the AEA Conference on Jan. 5th.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2018