JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey

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JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465677
Date Posted: 10/20/2020
Date Inactive: 12/25/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Ankara, TURKEY
Istanbul, TURKEY
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics

Status Update: Deadline Passed
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) is seeking candidates to be employed as Economists. Candidates must demonstrate the potential to contribute substantially to research and policy analyses of interest to CBRT. Successful candidates will be expected to carry out both directed and independent policy-relevant research, and contribute to the formal policymaking process. Additionally, there will be opportunities to work with internationally renowned scholars under CBRT’s research agenda. Strong presentation skills are required along with excellent analytical, quantitative, and written skills. Applicants with research relevant to development and industrial policy, production networks, financial technologies, payments, digital currencies, machine learning, artificial intelligence are of particular interest.

Economists at CBRT are encouraged to present their work at local and international conferences and publish in academic journals. We provide generous research and travel support as well as access to ever-growing extensive economic, financial and firm-level administrative data. We have an active and stimulating research environment. We regularly host seminar programs and conferences which bring together experts from leading research institutions and universities.

Candidates must be Turkish citizens. Applicants are expected to hold a doctoral degree by the end of 2021. The position offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/18/2020
Application Instructions:
Please e-mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae and job market paper (in PDF file format) to before December 18, 2020. Candidates should have three reference letters sent directly to Referrers should use the following suggested subject line: “Candidate Last Name, Candidate First Name - Economist recommendation”.

The Bank will interview prospective candidates online. Interview dates will be communicated to the candidates following the evaluation process.