JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

The Office of Evaluation Sciences at GSA

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JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465723
Date Posted: 10/22/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Fellowship
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E7 -- Macro-Based Behavioral Economics
H0 -- General
I0 -- General
social science
applied social science
behavioral science
randomized controlled trials
randomized evaluations
public policy
public administration
federal government
public health
health economics
behavioral economics
experimental economics
political science
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Office of Evaluation Sciences (OES) is accepting applications for fellowships beginning in Fall 2021. These positions will be based in Washington DC. Learn more at:

Based at the General Services Administration (GSA), OES is a team of interdisciplinary experts that works across the federal government to help agencies build and use evidence. To date, OES has completed over 70 randomized evaluations with dozens of agency partners. Our portfolio has spanned priority areas such as retirement security, reducing the cost of government operations, improving public health outcomes, and increasing educational opportunity. Learn more at

The deadline is 11:59 p.m. EST Sunday, December 13, 2020.

We're recruiting for the following positions:
- Fellows have substantial expertise in the social and behavioral sciences field. Typically they are researchers with a PhD and publication record in a social or behavioral science field.

- Associate Fellows typically have recently completed a PhD or postdoc, or have a Master’s Degree plus two or more years of relevant experience.

- Health Fellow should possess expertise in an area of health policy or the application of behavioral insights to health behaviors, experience and familiarity with using health datasets, and be available for a two-year fellowship

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/13/2020