JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Korea Institute of Finance

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Research Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467674
Date Posted: 10/07/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Fellow
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Seoul, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
B -- History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics
N -- Economic History
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
P -- Economic Systems
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Y -- Miscellaneous Categories
Z -- Other Special Topics
Economics, Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Korea Institute of Finance (KIF) is a leading research institute in Seoul, Korea with its focus on financial industry, domestic and international financial markets, and financial policies.

The KIF is seeking PhD candidates and experienced PhDs in economics, finance, or related fields for research fellow positions. PhD candidates are expected to complete all requirements for their degrees by the end of September 2021. Experienced PhDs are expected to have less than 4 years’ experience in research after getting PhDs. All candidates should be fluent in both written and spoken Korean.

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the first interview will be conducted virtually starting in January 2022. The job market seminar will be conducted virtually shortly after the first interview. The KIF will closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and inform applicants if there are any changes.

To apply, please submit your application package to by November 30, 2021. The package should include a curriculum vitae, at least three reference letters, and a sample research paper.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2021
Application Instructions:
Please submit your application via email at All applications must include 1) a curriculum vitae, 2) at least three reference letters, and 3) a research paper.