JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Center for Real Estate
Postdoctoral Associate

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469207
Date Posted: 04/07/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: R0 -- General
Data Science
Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The MIT Center for Real Estate seeks a postdoc to join a collaborative team of faculty and researchers focusing on all aspects of real estate and urban economics including: housing, urban growth, finance, development, investment, housing affordability, sustainability, and new technologies.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Perform independent research in areas including Urban Economics, Housing, Real Estate Finance, and the interaction between markets and housing affordability.
• Publishing, presenting, and disseminating research to the global community
• Collaborating with MIT/CRE professors in their research
• Working with private, industry and/or government research sponsors to apply for research grants
• Help identify projects and write case studies in urban economic and real estate finance, with an emphasis on affordable housing policies worldwide.

Qualifications & Skills:

• A Ph.D. in Economics, Finance, Statistics, Data Science, Transportation, Operations, Management, Engineering, or related fields.
• Solid skills in data analytics, statistics, and econometrics
• Excellent writing and verbal communication.
• Proactive, optimistic approach to problem-solving, and time management.
• Ability to incubate and envision new, innovative research projects and successfully manage their implementation.
• Computer Skills: Statistical such as: Stata, R, MATLAB, Python, Mathematica; GeoDatabases: ArcGIS10 or QGIS (or commitment to learn)

To apply:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 05/31/2022