JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020
National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: New Delhi, Delhi, INDIA
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
NCAER is India's oldest and largest independent, non-profit, economic research institute. It does grant-funded research, studies for governments and industry, and is known for its data collection. NCAER staff enjoy a world-class campus in New Delhi.
We seek researchers excited by the analytical, data, and political challenges of evidence-based policymaking. NCAER provides unparalleled opportunities to work on complex policy problems, use NCAER’s datasets and collect new data, engage with policymakers at the highest levels, and publish professionally. Early-career faculty get to do essentially an unmatched “residency” in public policy, learning on the job. Applicants must have strong analytical, quantitative, writing and speaking skills, and must be self-starters.
Professors and Senior Fellows provide institutional leadership, lead research projects, mentor staff, and possess a strong record of research, teaching, grant writing, government service, consulting, and publications across multiple previous positions, including from senior ranks of government.
Fellows are mid-career professionals with a strong, post-PhD record of research, consulting, project management, and publications demonstrated over at least one previous position. Associate Fellows can have nearly completed PhDs with cutting-edge empirical skills. Exceptional J.D.s/ will also be considered.
Appointments are renewable, 3-year contracts on competitive salaries; shorter-term arrangements can be considered.
- Application Instructions Below
Applicants should send a detailed CV with a covering letter highlighting their areas of primary interest and past work, three references, copies/links to published/working papers, and the position they are applying for to hr@with the subject line, “JOE Application for position of ________” (choose Associate Fellow/Fellow/Senior Fellow/Professor). Appointments will be filled until current needs are met.