JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

RTI International

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Community Health Research Division
Health Economics Program
Health Economist - Behavioral Health

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468523
Date Posted: 11/26/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Health Economist - Behavioral Health
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
Health Economics
Behavioral Health
Health Policy
Mental Health
Full Text of JOE Listing:

RTI International’s Health Economics Program seeks mid- to senior-level researchers with interests in health economics, and behavioral health economics especially desirable. The program conducts research in the areas of substance abuse, mental health, chronic and infectious diseases, and prevention and treatment policy. Required research skills include a strong understanding of research design and ability to apply advanced econometrics methods. Experience with simulation modeling in the context of economic evaluation, a history of successful studies that have led to publication, and experience obtaining grants or study funding are also desirable. Please visit to learn more about RTI’s health economics research.

Opportunities for new and experienced PhDs. Applicants should have a PhD by September 2022 and have strong analytic skills, outstanding communication skills, and a desire to lead and contribute to applied empirical analyses. Position may be located in Research Triangle Park, NC or any U.S. location as a telecommuter.

As of January 18, 2022, RTI will require all staff in the U.S. to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated. Those who cannot get vaccinated for medical or religious reasons can request an accommodation.

Applications received by December 30, 2021 will be considered for interviews at the 2022 AEA meetings.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Application Deadline Has Passed