JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
D -- Microeconomics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
Computable General Equilibrium Modeling
Microeconomics and Econometric Modeling
Energy Sector Modeling
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Environmental Protection Agency is recruiting research economists to join the National Center for Environmental Economics (NCEE) to conduct economic research and analysis. NCEE's mission is to advance the theory and practice of economics and risk analysis within EPA (
NCEE serves as a center of expertise for cutting-edge policy analysis and research in environmental economics ( . NCEE economists engage in both fast-paced efforts to apply economic reasoning in real-time regulatory development, and longer-term research projects to inform the Agency’s strategic direction.
Applicants should have a completed PhD in economics by August 2024. NCEE is interested in candidates with expertise in structural modeling, and computable general equilibrium modeling, integrated assessment modeling, or power sector modeling in particular; in addition to distributional, environmental and benefit-cost analysis of environmental policy.
Full U.S. citizenship is required and must be affirmed in cover letter or resume for consideration. Salaries are competitive. EPA is an equal opportunity employer. Send application questions to NCEE@ .
Applications requested by November 17 for full consideration. Informational interviews planned for December or January.
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