JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Charlotte, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
Baltimore, Maryland, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond has an opening for a Financial Economist or Senior Financial Economist in its Quantitative Supervision & Research (QSR) group. Financial economists at the Bank are expected to participate in supervisory work at large banking organizations, contribute to Federal Reserve System projects related to financial stability, and conduct original research for publication in academic and professional journals.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in finance, economics, or a related field, with strong quantitative skills. Candidates for the Senior Financial Economist position should have a Ph.D., work experience in academia, government or industry, several publications in refereed finance or economics journals, and a well-established research agenda.
The position offers a competitive salary, good benefits, and strong research support, including research assistants, a high-performing computer environment, access to publicly available data such as the CRSP/Compustat database, and proprietary data available only to researchers within the Federal Reserve System. There are opportunities for professional training, and the Bank provides support for travel to academic and industry conferences. QSR has an active seminar series and Visiting Scholar program.
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