JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

National Bureau of Economic Research

Post-Doctoral Fellowship to Support Diversity in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468075
Date Posted: 10/26/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doctoral Fellowship to Support Diversity in Economics
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Keywords:
Applied Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

To enhance the diversity of the economics research community, the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) offers an outstanding early-career economist who is a member of a group that historically has been under-represented in the economics profession, or whose research contributes to advancing the diversity of the economics profession, the opportunity to visit NBER’s Cambridge office for a year of intensive research. The applicant may conduct research in any field of applied economics. Applications from researchers who are just completing their PhDs and from junior faculty members who may be able to combine this fellowship with an early career leave are welcome, as are applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

The fellowship offers a 12-month stipend of $87,500, reimbursement for health insurance, a limited budget for research expenses, and an office at the NBER’s Cambridge headquarters. The fellow will be expected to spend the academic year at the NBER. Fellowship-related activities should represent the fellow’s primary responsibility.
NBER strongly encourages applications from women, members of groups that have been under-represented in the economics profession, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Applicants must have completed their PhD by June, 2022 and must be US Citizens or lawfully admitted for permanent residence.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Proposal
  • CV
Application deadline: 12/09/2021
  • Application Deadline Has Passed