JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Banco de la Republica Colombia

Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465594
Date Posted: 10/14/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Researcher
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: COLOMBIA
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D4 -- Market Structure, Pricing, and Design
F1 -- Trade
L -- Industrial Organization
Keywords:
Industrial organization
International economics
Microeconomics
Microeconometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Banco de la Republica, the Colombian central bank, is interested in hiring a new or experienced Ph.D. economists to work as a researcher (equivalent to a tenure track position minus the teaching).

The main tasks of the potential candidates would be to carry out high-quality policy-relevant research, both for publication in refereed journals and to produce reports for the Bank's senior management. The areas of interest include industrial organization, international economics, applied microeconomics, and microeconometrics. Good command of spoken and written Spanish is desirable.

Applicants should submit a CV, a sample of recent research, three reference letters, and a cover letter explaining their interest in working for Banco de la Republica via JOE. Interested applicants can send their questions about the application to Juan Sebastián Vélez (jvelezve@banrep.gov.co) or Juan Esteban Carranza (jcarraro@banrep.gov.co.) Selected candidates will be contacted directly to arrange an interview and a flyout. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Application Requirements:
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Job Market Paper
  • Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 01/31/2021