JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy (CDDEP)

Post-Doctoral Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467244
Date Posted: 08/30/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Section: International: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Bengaluru, Karnataka, INDIA
JEL Classifications:
I1 -- Health
J0 -- General
O1 -- Economic Development
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Keywords:
Health Economics, Development Economics, Environmental Economics, Applied Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

CDDEP (www.cddep.org) is seeking Post-Doctoral Fellows to join its new global campus in Bangalore, India. We publish extensively in both economics and scientific journals and have a strong record of impactful, actionable research that improves health and wellbeing around the world. If you are interested in a career in high-quality health and environmental research that matters, then CDDEP is the place for you.

Principal Responsibilities:
• Provide technical assistance and provide programmatic expertise and support in our
multidisciplinary research on economic-epidemiology, health economics and policy
• Contribute to written reports and analyses on project and program work.
• Assist with project fundraising within the program and with writing project reports and
related peer-reviewed articles.

You will have at least 30% time for self-directed research initially and more as your own ideas get funded.

Timeline:
Starts Summer 2022

Skills Requirements:
• PhD in Economics or Agricultural/Applied Economics
• Strong backgrounds in economics, quantitative skills, and research
• Familiarity with programming in Stata, R or similar analytical software
• Should be able to independently manage tasks, including the collection
and organization of data and the critical assessment of medical and scientific literature
• Must have outstanding policy analysis and writing skills

Application Requirements:
  • Research Statement
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Job Market Paper
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 11/24/2021