JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Columbia University

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Staff Associate

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464332
Date Posted: 11/25/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Staff Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A1 -- General Economics
Columbia University
Staff Associate
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Columbia University invites applications for full-time pre-doctoral fellows at the rank of Staff Associate for the period of June 22, 2020 to June 21, 2021 to work with the faculty of the Department of Economics at Columbia University. Initial appointment is for one year with renewal for a second year based on satisfactory performance and the availability of funding.

The positions will be based at Columbia University in New York City. Each pre-doctoral fellow will work under the direction of two faculty members. The fellowship will include a variety of tasks that provide preparation for graduate school, such as analyzing data, developing statistical models, creating presentations, and editing research papers. Fellows will interact regularly with professors and their collaborators. The program serves as an ideal bridge between college and graduate school for students interested in economics. Salary will be competitive.

All applications must be made through Columbia University’s online Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS). On the RAPS site, please upload a cover letter, academic transcript (to be submitted as Other Document 1), curriculum vitae, and a list of references who may be asked to provide a letter of reference.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/01/2020