JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

The Ohio State University

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College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Economics
Post Doctoral Scholar

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469812
Date Posted: 09/07/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post Doctoral Scholar
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Columbus, Ohio, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The OSU Economics Department invites applications for two post-doctoral researchers in health and/or labor economics. The positions will be part of a collaborative team led by Professors Kurt Lavetti, Trevon Logan, and Cindy Colen studying how the social aspects of jobs and workplaces, including factors like workplace earnings inequality, influence health outcomes and minority health disparities. The positions offer opportunities for co-authorship on publications and have flexible durations from one to several years with renewal. Applications will be reviewed as they arrive. The positions have flexible starting dates any time between September 2022 through December 2023.

Candidates should have strong analytical skills, experience analyzing large and complex data sets, and strong organizational and administrative skills. Experience working with health claims records or administrative matched earnings records are a plus. A doctoral degree in economics, public policy and management, or public health is preferred.

Please contact Kurt Lavetti ( with any questions about the positions. A more complete description is available in the application link:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2023