JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022
The Ohio State University
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Columbus, Ohio, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Job Title: Post Doctoral Scholar
The Department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences at The Ohio State University invites applications for two post doctoral scholars, one studying the production, diffusion, and value of innovations and training environments and outcomes of STEM workers and a second studying study the health and economic consequences of COVID-19, including using medical claims data and credit reports and/or spatial / network econometrics. Initial appointment is one year with the possibility of extension based on performance and availability of funding. Applicants will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until both positions are filled. Support and conduct detailed complex scientific studies, functioning as a subject expert on one of more phases of the project(s); prepare and/or present seminars, talks or lectures for dissemination of knowledge, particularly the results of research undertaken; assist in the management of one of more phases of the research effort; assist in the selection of key research personnel, including undergraduate and graduate students, to work on project(s) undertaken; work with and coordinate collaborating research staff and provide input on methods and procedures necessary to achieve desired goals; advise undergraduate and graduate students in the analysis and interpretation of research data; responsible for the extraction, analysis and presentation of research data; coordinate the analysis of research findings and prepare detailed summaries for submission to the sponsoring agencies; responsible for the development of research designs and procedures for data analysis on the project(s); write, edit and/or approve progress reports, technical reports and journal articles; edit grant proposals and draft IRB documents for submission; assist in the establishment of working relationships with potential sponsors and in the submission of detailed research proposals to governmental and private agencies.
The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.
Required Qualifications: Doctoral degree in economics, public policy and management, public health, or computer/library/information sciences is required by the start of employment required; extensive experience in a social science research capacity.
Desired Qualification: Strong analytical skills and experience analyzing complex data sets preferred.
The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the Midwest’s fastest-growing city and the nation’s 14th largest city. Columbus offers a diverse array of welcoming neighborhoods and a vibrant arts and culture scene. Additional information about all that the Columbus area has to offer is available at .
Apply to OSU Careers at: . A complete application consists of a cover letter; curriculum vitae; a research statement; a teaching statement; three letters of reference; and a diversity statement that articulates your demonstrated commitment and capacity to contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, mentoring, and/or outreach/engagement. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be directed to Bruce Weinberg at .
The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. Over the next few years, The Ohio State University is committed to welcoming 350 new faculty hires, many of which will contribute to growing our role as a premier research university equipped to answer and interrogate the critical domestic and global societal challenges that deter equality and inclusion. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. The university is a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
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