JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020
Congressional Budget Office
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Private Health Insurance
Full Text of JOE Listing:
CBO, a nonpartisan agency that provides the Congress with objective, timely analyses of the federal budget and the economy, seeks an Assistant Director and a Deputy Director in our Health, Retirement, and Long-Term Analysis Division. Both positions require an advanced degree in economics, public health, health policy, or a closely related discipline.
The Assistant Director must have a minimum of 10 years of experience in policy analysis related to health care.
The Deputy Assistant Director must have a minimum of 8 years of experience in policy analysis related to health care or retirement issues.
These positions will work in the division to analyze issues and policies in the areas of health care and health care financing and Social Security. They will oversee research and modeling including the development of reports produced by a staff of about 30 analysts, the majority of whom have a Ph.D. in economics or a related discipline.
Visit to submit an application which includes a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and contact information for 3 references. Apply by 11/25/19 to ensure review and consideration. Only complete applications will be considered.
CBO may consider U.S. permanent residents seeking citizenship.
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- Letters of Reference Instructions Below