JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

University of California, Irvine

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Postdoctoral Researcher, Econometrics and Machine Learning

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111465058
Date Posted: 07/10/2020
Date Inactive: 07/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Researcher, Econometrics and Machine Learning
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Irvine, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
machine learning
high-dimensional statistical modeling
causal inference
Big Data
Computer Science
Salary Range: commensurate with experience
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The postdoctoral researcher will work closely with Professor Matthew Harding on developing and implementing projects at the intersection of machine learning and applied econometrics.

Candidates are expected to have strong empirical skills and expertise in statistical programming. An interest in consumption modeling and health economics is also beneficial.

The successful candidate must possess a Ph.D. in Economics, Statistics, or related disciplines.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.

Interested candidates should submit all required application materials at:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
Deadline to apply is August 10, 2020