JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

University of Chicago

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Social Sciences Division
Senior Research Associate

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466485
Date Posted: 02/01/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Research Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Chicago, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
Early Childhood
Intergenerational Mobility
Social Mobility
Labor Economics
Industrial Organization
Applied Microeconomics
Family Economics
Skill Development
Technology of Skill Formation
Income Inequality
Human Capital Investment
Measurement of Skills
Full Text of JOE Listing:

CEHD invites applications for a non-tenure track, full-time Senior Research Associate (SRA) position. The SRA will work with the faculty Director (James Heckman) to conduct and advance the research agenda of CEHD; conduct original research; co-author and solo-author academic publications; and obtain and carry out funded research.

Full position description, minimum qualifications, and required materials detailed at:

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University’s Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email with their request.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2021
Reference Instructions:
Provide contact information for references at provided link.
Application Instructions:
DO NOT send inquiries or materials to Professors Heckman directly. Only applications submitted through the provided link will be considered.