JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024

RAND Corporation

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JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111472744
Date Posted: 10/11/2023
Date Inactive: 11/16/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Santa Monica, California, UNITED STATES
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Arlington, Virginia, UNITED STATES
Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
F5 -- International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy
D -- Microeconomics
H -- Public Economics
I0 -- General
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Labor; Demographic Economics - Microeconomics - Public Economics - Behavioral Economics - Health; Education; Welfare
Full Text of JOE Listing:

RAND's Economics, Sociology, and Statistics Department seeks applied microeconomists across experience levels. RAND economists develop policy-relevant research agendas within or across research areas such as education, labor, defense, and health, with the option to teach at Pardee RAND Graduate School. Learn more about RAND’s economists:

Applicants should have a PhD by September 2024, demonstrated research skills, a strong interest in policy-relevant empirical analysis, and excellent written and oral communication skills. RAND offers a flexible working environment, with offices in: Santa Monica, CA; Arlington, VA; Pittsburgh, PA; Boston, MA.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research paper, and three letters of recommendation through EconJobMarket (only)
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Applications received by 4pm PT/ 7pm ET on November 15, 2023 will be considered for virtual interviews starting January 2, 2024.
Salary Range
Associate: $127,100 - $178,100
Full: $134,600 - $233,975
Senior: $164,100 - $300,375
RAND is an Equal Opportunity Employer: race/color/religion/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteran. Diversity is essential to RAND’s mission of improving policy and decisionmaking through research. Employee Resource Groups: Black Employees Leading in Inclusion, Equity, Vision, and Education; Disability Empowerment and Visibility Organization; Enrichment for Asian American and Pacific Islander Culture and Heritage; Latinx y Más; LGBTQ+.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/15/2023
Application Instructions:
Apply via EJM only. Do not apply on the RAND Corporation website.