JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Stanford University

Graduate School of Business
Research Director, Golub Capital Social Impact Lab

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469527
Date Posted: 08/01/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Director, Golub Capital Social Impact Lab
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Stanford, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Research Director
Project Management
Research Management
Experimental Design
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Golub Capital Social Impact Lab of the Stanford Graduate School of Business seeks a Research Director (RD). The RD will lead and oversee research related to the mission of the Lab and ensure the research is disseminated widely to both academic and general audiences. This includes defining, prioritizing, and managing research projects; recruiting faculty, students and writers to contribute to the research agenda; managing and carrying out the research; writing, presenting and publicizing research and related thought leadership. The RD also supports the writing of grant proposals around research projects and all organizational duties associated with achieving these objectives.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to be at the forefront of social science research and apply state of the art methodologies to solve pressing social impact challenges spanning domain areas such as charitable giving, education, democracy, and worker training. You will also be in the intersection of academia and industry through partnerships with social sector organizations and technology companies.

This position can be hybrid (with a minimum of two days per week on site) or remote. This is a two-year fixed term position.

The full-text posting can be found on the Stanford career website:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 10/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a resume/CV and a cover letter

Apply through the Stanford Careers site:

Applications will be considered on a rolling-basis