JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Tulane University

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Education Research Alliance for New Orleans and The Murphy Institute
Postdoctoral Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468200
Date Posted: 11/03/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
Education Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Tulane University’s Department of Economics, Education Research Alliance for New Orleans, and National Center for Research on Education Access and Choice (REACH) invite applications for a postdoctoral Research Fellow in Economics of Education to begin a two-year appointment in fall 2022. In partnership with Tulane’s Murphy Institute of Political Economy, we invite applications from candidates who will receive a Ph.D. in economics by that time.
In addition to conducting and publishing original research about local and national education policy using our extensive data systems, the Fellow will teach one course at the undergraduate economics level annually and participate in seminars and other activities in the Economics Department and Murphy Institute.
One-third of the Fellow’s time will focus on studies co-authored with team members involving education policy; one-third is available for research of the candidate’s choosing. The remaining third will involve teaching or research-related activities as requested.
Interviews will begin in January, and applications will be accepted now through February 28, 2022.
Ph.D. in Economics or Public Policy (by fall 2022) and demonstrated interest in policies related to K-12 education.
Application Instructions
To be considered, applicants must submit curriculum vita, 3 reference letters, and a research paper through Interfolio.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2022