JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Center for Demography of Health and Aging
Post Doctoral Research Associate

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464265
Date Posted: 11/12/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post Doctoral Research Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Madison, Wisconsin, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
I1 -- Health
J1 -- Demographic Economics
Health Economics
Economics of Aging
Social Genomics
Demographic Economics
Salary Range: $50,000-$60,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Center for Demography of Health and Aging (CDHA) at the University of Wisconsin- Madison invites applications for multiple postdoctoral research associate positions with research interests in one or more of the following areas:
(1) applying advanced demographic and econometric methods to understand the importance of place of birth on later life health and mortality
(2) applying demographic methods to understand Alzheimer’s Disease processes
(3) applying biodemographic/genetic methods to Alzheimer’s Disease and other Aging processes
(4) research in biodemography / social science genetics / social genomics

The new postdocs will work in collaboration with Jason Fletcher, Alberto Palloni, Michal Engelman, Qiongshi Lu, Hyunseung Kang, Lauren Schmitz, and several other UW-Madison faculty on multiyear research projects funded by the National Institute on Aging. Appointments can start as early as January 2020, but start dates through September 2020 are possible.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Application Deadline Has Passed