JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Appalachian Regional Commission

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Economist - Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464588
Date Posted: 12/27/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist - Researcher
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
H -- Public Economics
economic development
Salary Range: NF 13
Full Text of JOE Listing:

ARC’s mission is to innovate, invest, and strengthen economic growth in Appalachia to help the Region achieve socioeconomic parity with the nation.

The Economist formulates, develops, executes, and communicates ARC’s socioeconomic research program. This position develops the research strategy, implements and manages research projects, and provides technical assistance, presentations, and guidance on ARC socioeconomic research findings.

Required Qualifications:
• Demonstrated research skills including advanced analytical techniques
• Experience with planning and conducting research studies and projects
• Master’s degree (or other advanced degree) in Economics or closely related field
• Core competencies: accountability, adaptability, collaboration, communication, critical analysis
• Successful completion (prior to hire) and maintenance of background security review
• Ability to travel (up to 30%)

ARC offers a competitive benefits package which includes health insurance, 401(k), paid time off, commuting subsidy, professional development, etc.


Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2020