JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

This listing is inactive.
Research, Markets & Regulations
Office of Research
Supervisory Economist

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465501
Date Posted: 10/02/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Supervisory Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Federal Government
Consumer Protection
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is seeking to fill the position of Supervisory Economist in its Office of Research. The Supervisory Economist supervises a team of Economists, Research Analysts, and Research Assistants working on policy issues related to consumer finance and consumer finance research. Policy work includes policy development, impact analyses for rulemakings, and assessments of implemented rules.

We are seeking candidates with demonstrated experience in designing, directing and leading projects in which PhD researchers produce technical economic research, including impact analyses, to support policy development. Candidates should be able to demonstrate mastery of one or more applied microeconomic fields and demonstrated experience, through publication in peer-reviewed journals or similar research outlets, in conducting complex qualitative and quantitative research. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, and specifically be able to demonstrate the ability to communicate research findings and analyses, orally and in writing, to non-technical audiences.

Submitted material must include affirmation of U.S. citizenship. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. The CFPB is an equal opportunity employer. Questions regarding this position should be sent to

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 10/20/2020