JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

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SEC Fellow (Economist)

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469127
Date Posted: 03/15/2022
Date Inactive: 04/05/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: SEC Fellow (Economist)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G3 -- Corporate Finance and Governance
Salary Range: $130,364 - $220,858 per year
Full Text of JOE Listing:

This position is in DERA, The Division is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Candidates should have an interest and research experience in applied microeconomics fields such as finance, industrial organization, and public economics. Interest in finance, securities markets and public policy is essential given the SEC's mission. We seek individuals with a track record of creative thinking, strong empirical research abilities, and excellent communication skills.

Financial economist fellows provide economic guidance and research expertise to a broad range of activities, including rulemakings, enforcement actions, market risk assessments, and other regulatory initiatives. In all roles, candidates must demonstrate their ability to apply their knowledge of economics and econometrics in support of the SEC's mission to protect investors, facilitate capital formation, and ensure fair and orderly markets.

This vacancy announcement is for Financial Economist Fellows, which are usually hired on an initial two-year Term appointment that may be extended for up to an additional two years at the agency's discretion and, if extended, the total fellow position cannot exceed four years. (During their appointment Financial Economist Fellows are not precluded from competing for permanent openings).

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/05/2022
Application Instructions:
This position is open to: U.S. citizens or persons admitted for permanent residence (green card) and seeking citizenship as outlined in 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)(B)). Please note: Non-Citizens holding only a visa authorizing admission to the U.S. are not eligible for this position.