JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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National Center for Environmental Economics
Research Economist

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462694
Date Posted: 05/31/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, DC, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D -- Microeconomics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Environmental Economics
Microeconomics and Econometric Modeling
Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
Salary Range: $99,172 to $152,352
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Environmental Protection Agency is recruiting research economists to join its National Center for Environmental Economics (NCEE) to conduct complex economic research and analysis. 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 modeling benefits, costs, and other impacts of regulation of chemicals, water pollution, or other environmental externalities.

Applicants should have a completed PhD in economics with post graduate experience in the relevant fields. Full U.S. citizenship required and must be affirmed in application for consideration. Salaries are competitive. EPA is an equal opportunity employer. Send application questions to

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