JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Central Bank of Chile

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Division of Economic Studies
Research Department
Research Department Chief

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463944
Date Posted: 10/16/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Department Chief
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Santiago, CHILE
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F3 -- International Finance
F4 -- Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
Keywords:
Research Department
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Research Department at the Central Bank of Chile, part of the Division of Economic Studies, is seeking to fill the position of Chief. Preferred areas of expertise include —but are not limited to— monetary economics, banking, macroeconometrics, international economics, and macroeconomics of labor markets.

The job’s main responsibility is to lead the academic research team and orient the research agenda for the Department associated with the Monetary Policy discussions of the Central Bank, in association with the head of the Division of Economic Studies. Other duties involve participating in applied-research projects conducted by the Bank, briefing the Board in topics of his/her expertise, and collaborating in the organization of international conferences and workshops. Excellent research skills are vital, as are good writing and speaking skills. Proficiency in Spanish on an intermediate level is required. Candidates must have a PhD in economics, at least 5 years of post-doctoral experience and a record of publications in renowned academic journals.

The Economic Research Department offers an outstanding research environment and competitive salary and benefits. The Department is composed by seven research economists/senior economists and four research assistants. Funding for traveling and a large flow of visitors ensure strong international exposure. The Bank currently employs more than 40 PhD graduates in its different departments.

Prospective candidates should apply including their CV, and sample of recent research. Deadline for application: December 1, 2019. The Bank is an equal opportunity employer. Short-list of candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview.

Should you have any question or problem with your online application, please contact Juan José Riquelme (jriquelme@bcentral.cl).

Application Requirements:
  • CV
  • Research Papers
Application deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Application Deadline Has Passed