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February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy

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Postdoctoral Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462369
Date Posted: 02/18/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Harris School of Public Policy seeks a postdoctoral researcher in behavioral economics or behavioral science. The Postdoctoral researcher will work on independent and collaborative research at the Behavioral Insights and Parenting Lab ( under senior faculty members' guidance, teach 2 quarter-length courses per year, and participate in the academic life of the school (including attending workshops and seminars). The position of postdoctoral researcher at the rank of instructor is initially for a one-year, renewable term.

Candidates are required to have their PhD and a demonstrated record of research achievement. Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, writing sample, and two letters of recommendation at: Review of applications will begin on March 11, 2019. No applications will be accepted after June 30, 2019.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email with their request.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 06/30/2019