JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022


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Health Innovation Center
Health Economics
Senior Health Economist

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468348
Date Posted: 11/12/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Health Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: McLean, Virginia, UNITED STATES
Bedford, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
San Antonio, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I0 -- General
health economics
quantitative analyses
public health
data science
Full Text of JOE Listing:

MITRE is currently seeking a Senior Health Economist to support multiple projects within MITRE Labs. The position will work in a team of other researchers, engineers, and policy experts. Key functions include developing models and performing quantitative analyses to understand the economic impact of health policies and government programs. Necessary skills for this position include econometric or strategic analysis, manipulating large data sets, statistical and open-source data science tools and communicating effectively. This is a research-oriented position that requires project management, communicating to diverse audiences, and direct sponsor engagement. To apply online, please reference Req # R104468
Minimum Qualifications
Graduate degree in economics, public health, or a related field. Prior experience or expertise in health or healthcare.
Ability to obtain a U.S. government security clearance. This requires, among other things, U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status.

Preferred Qualifications
PhD/PhD candidates in health economics or health services research. Focus areas of interest include mental health, health IT, and comparative effectiveness analysis.
Consultancy and customer relationship interaction experience.
Familiarity with R or Python is preferred.
Experience with or research funding from government agencies.

MITRE will be conducting virtual interviews between January 5 and January 7, 2022.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/17/2021