Participating universities and research institutions offer a variety of post-baccalaureate opportunities, including staff positions, positions for non-matriculated graduate students, and academic appointments. All of the positions below are full-time and require a bachelor’s degree by the position’s start date. The postings below are not PREDOC consortium positions, but are positions at each university or institution, and job seekers must separately apply to each posting to be considered. Job seekers in need of reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should contact the institution directly.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researchers: Scott Nelson, Winnie van Dijk
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Field of research: Microeconomics
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Research Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: David Autor and Daron Acemoglu
Institution: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fields of research: Economics, workforce
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Policy and Communications Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: David Autor and Daron Acemoglu
Institution: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fields of research: Economics, workforce
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researchers: Anna Costello and Chris Stewart
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Field of research: Accounting, economics
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Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: Jonathan Colmer and John Voorheis
Institution: University of Virginia Environmental Inequality Lab
Fields of research: Environment/energy, public finance, labor, economic geography, industrial organization
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Full-Time Pre-Doctoral Research Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Matthew Denes
Institution: Carnegie Mellon University
Fields of research: Corporate finance, entrepreneurship
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Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: Jason Abaluck, Judy Chevalier, Zack Cooper, Raphael Duguay, Kenneth Gillingham, Zequiong Huang, Anya Nakhmurina, Chima Ndumele, Aniko Oery, Thomas Steffen, Jacob Thomas, Jacob Wallace, Edward Watts, Kevin Williams, Emma Zang
Institution: Tobin Center and Department of Economics at Yale University
Fields of research: Accounting, Applied Microeconomics, Environmental Economics, Health Economics, Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, Public Economics, Sociology
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Pre-Doctoral Technical Associate
Sponsoring researchers: Erin Kelly
Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fields of research: Social sciences 
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Research Professional
Sponsoring researchers: Big Data Initiative - Alex Torgovitsky, and Guillaume Pouliot
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago
Fields of research: Big data, econometrics, statistical modeling
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Staff Associate: Decision, Risk, and Operations
Sponsoring Researcher: Jing Dong, Fanyin Zheng, Carri Chan, and others
Institution: Columbia Business School
Fields of research: Business analytics, e-commerce, revenue management, health care economics and operations, econometrics, quantitative finance, and other areas
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Research Aide and Replication Lab Supervisor
Sponsoring Researcher: Lars Vilhuber
Institution: Cornell University
Fields of research: Economics, data science
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Laboratory Coordinator
Sponsoring Researcher: Adam Grabell
Institution: The University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Fields of research: Child psychology, clinical psychology
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researchers: Marianne Bertrand, Robert Gertner
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Fields of research: Social impact, ESG (environmental, social, and governance)
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Pre-Doctoral Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researchers: Finance faculty
Institution: HEC Paris
Field of research: Finance
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Lab Manager
Sponsoring Researcher: Elke Weber
Institution: Princeton University, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
Fields of research: Decision science, psychology, public policy, climate change, organizational management
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researchers: Rachel Glennerster and Anne Karing
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago
Fields of research: Behavioral economics, economics of health delivery
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researcher: Rebecca Dizon-Ross
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Fields of research: Development, labor, health, education, behavioral economics
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researchers: Erika Kirgios, Alex Koch
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Fields of research: Behavioral economics, psychology
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Research Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Anjali Bhatt
Institution: Harvard Business School
Field of research: Organizational behavior
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Research Associate
Sponsoring Researchers: Tatiana Sandino, Charles Wang
Institution: Harvard Business School
Field of research: Economics
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Staff Associate: Finance Division
Sponsoring Researcher: Tomasz Piskorski
Institution: Columbia Business School
Field of research: Real estate
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Pre-Doctoral Technical Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Basima Tewflik
Institution: MIT Sloan
Field of research: Work and organization studies
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Pre-Doctoral Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researcher: Thomas Le Barbanchon
Institution: Bocconi University
Fields of research: Applied labor economics, job search, matching, gender inequality, unemployment insurance
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Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: Juan Camilo Castillo and Pinar Yildirim
Institution: The University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
Fields of research: Industrial organization, online platforms, digital markets
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researchers: All Assistant Professors
Institution: New York University Stern School of Business
Field of research: Marketing
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Full-Time Pre-Doctoral Fellow/Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researchers: Reka Juhasz, Heather Sarsons, Victor Couture, Gorkem Bostanci, Giovanni Gallipoli, Munir Squires, Sam Hwang, Patrick Baylis, Matt Lowe
Institution: Center for Innovative Data in Economics Research, University of British Columbia
Fields of research: Labor, development, economic history, political economy, behavioral economics, public economics, urban economics, macroeconomics, the economics of crime, and applied microeconomics
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Research Scholar - Applied Microeconomics
Sponsoring Researcher: Petra Moser
Institution: New York University Stern School of Business
Field of research: Applied microeconomics
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Research Scholar - Macroeconomics
Sponsoring Researchers: Gian Luca Clementi, Nik Engbom, Abdou Ndiaye, Venky Venkateswaran, and Stan Zin
Institution: New York University Stern School of Business
Field of research: Macroeconomics
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Research Scholar - Microeconomics
Sponsoring Researchers: Giulia Brancaccio, Chris Conlon, Michael Dickstein, and Paul Scott
Institution: New York University Stern School of Business
Field of research: Microeconomics
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Pre-Doctoral Fellowship
Sponsoring Researcher: Abhishek Nagaraj
Institution: UC Berkeley Haas School of Business
Fields of research: Economics, management, innovation, digitization
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Staff Associate: Economics
Sponsoring Researcher: Abby Joseph Cohen
Institution: Columbia Business School
Fields of research: Economics, Macroeconomics
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Data Analyst
Sponsoring Researchers: Casey Mulligan, Tomas Philipson
Institution: The University of Chicago
Fields of research: Healthcare, economics
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Pre-Doctoral Research Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Sylvain Catherine
Institution: University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
Field of research: Financial economics
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Pre-Doctoral Research Associate
Sponsoring Researchers: Lu Liu, Sean Meyers and Chaojun Wang
Institution: University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
Field of research: Financial economics
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Pre-Doctoral Research Associate
Sponsoring Researchers: Itamar Drechsler, Joao Gomes and Luke Taylor
Institution: University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
Field of research: Financial economics
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Staff Associate–RA2: Management Division
Sponsoring Researchers: Sheena Iyengar
Institution: Columbia Business School
Fields of research: Management and psychology
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Research Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Andrew Metrick
Institution: Yale Program on Financial Stability, Yale SOM
Fields of research: Financial crisis management, economic history, public policy
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Research Professional
Sponsoring researchers: Yana Gallen and Dmitri Koustas
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago
Fields of research: Labor and public economics
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Patient Care Manager
Sponsoring Researchers: David H. Rosmarin and others
Institution: Center for Anxiety
Fields of research: Clinical psychology, mental health
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Research Specialist
Sponsoring Researchers: Christina Brown and Rachel Glennerster
Institution: The University of Chicago
Fields of research: Development economics, health, education, labor markets
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Research Associate
Institution: Harvard Business School
Fields of research: Economics, finance, marketing, strategy, organizational behavior
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Research Associate
Institution: Harvard Business School
Field of research: Finance
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Pre-doctoral Fellow
Sponsoring Researcher: Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Nathaniel Hendren
Institution: Opportunity Insights
Fields of research: Economics, economic mobility, inequality, big data
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researcher: Michael Kremer
Institution: The University of Chicago Development Innovation Lab
Fields of research: Development economics
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Full-Time Pre-Doctoral Fellows
Sponsoring Researcher: David Y. Yang
Institution: Harvard University Department of Economics
Field of research: Political economy
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Full-Time Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researchers: Jennifer Kao, Chris Poliquin, Melanie Wasserman
Institution: UCLA Anderson School of Management
Fields of research: Applied microeconomics, with emphasis on health, labor, and organizational
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Pre-doctoral Research Fellow - Staff Associate: Marketing
Sponsoring Researcher: Multiple faculty in marketing division
Institution: Columbia Business School
Fields of research: Marketing analytics, innovation, strategic interactions between firms and consumers, marketing applications in econometrics, statistics, and data science
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Full-Time Research Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Ashvin Gandhi
Institution: UCLA Anderson School of Management
Fields of research: Industrial organization, applied microeconomics, health economics, finance
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Research Specialist
Sponsoring Researcher: James J. Heckman
Institution: The Center for Economics of Human Development (CEHD) at the University of Chicago
Fields of research: Economics, human development
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Full-Time Research Professional: Predoctoral Fellowship
Sponsoring Researcher: Michael Kremer
Institution: The University of Chicago Development Innovation Lab
Field of research: Development economics
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EPIC Pre-Doctoral Fellowship (Climate Impact Lab)
Sponsoring Researchers: Michael Greenstone
Institution: EPIC at the University of Chicago
Fields of research: Economics, climate, and public policy
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researcher: Oeindrila Dube
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago
Fields of research: Development, gender
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Full-Time Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researcher: David Chan
Institution: Stanford University
Fields of research: Applied microeconomics focusing on healthcare and productivity
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Pre-doctoral Researcher
Sponsoring Researcher: Rahul Bhui and Abdullah Almaatouq
Institution: MIT Sloan School of Management
Field of research: Behavioral economics and collective intelligence
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Behavioral Research Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: Chethana Achar, Ulf Böckenholt, and Jacob Teeny
Institution: Northwestern University 
Fields of research: Behavioral marketing, biophysiological measures, social psychology, psychometrics
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Economic Measurement and Research Internship
Institution: U.S. Census Bureau
Fields of research: Economics, statistics, sociology, demography, geography, data science
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Research Professional
Sponsoring Researcher: Sendhil Mullainathan
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Center for Applied AI
Fields of research: Applied machine learning, economics, health, social policy, behavioral science
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Project Associate
Sponsoring Researcher: Michael Greenstone
Institution: Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC)
Field of research: Energy and environmental economics
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Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow
Sponsoring researcher: Bruce Meyer
Institution: The University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy
Fields of research: Poverty, safety net, inequality, homelessness
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Pre-Doctoral Empirical Research Associate
Institution: Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management
Field of research: Empirical finance research generalist
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Pre-doctoral Research Fellow
Sponsoring Researchers: David Laibson (Harvard University), James Choi (Yale University), and John Beshears (Harvard Business School)
Institution: Harvard University, Economics Department
Field of research: Behavioral economics
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Pre-Doctoral Stanford Law Empirical Research Fellowship
Sponsoring Researchers: John J. Donohue, Jacob Goldin, Daniel Ho, Daniel Kessler, Alison Morantz
Institution: Stanford Law School
Fields of research: Empirical legal and social science research
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Full Time Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researchers: Daniel Benjamin, David Cesarini, David Laibson
Institution: National Bureau of Economic Research
Field of research: Genoeconomics
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Full-Time Research Assistant
Sponsoring Researcher: Amanda Kowalski
Institution: University of Michigan
Fields of research: Health economics and econometrics
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