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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Predoctoral Fellows

Sponsoring Researchers: Raj Chetty, John Friedman, and Nathan Hendren
Sponsoring Institution: Opportunity Insights (OI) at Harvard University
Fields of Research: Microeconomics, statistical models, social capital, economic mobility, racial disparities (current projects include: long-term impacts of neighborhoods and place-based policies, the role of colleges in upward mobility, using big data to address health disparities, and
measuring how social networks affect mobility)
Deadline: February 2, 2023 at 11:59pm ET

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Research Associate

Sponsoring Researchers: Taryn Dinkelman and Joseph Kaboski
Sponsoring Institution: The University of Notre Dame
Fields of Research: Economic development of poor countries
Deadline: February 2, 2023

Research Associate
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Predoc Fellow

Sponsoring Researcher: Zachary Bleemer
Sponsoring Institution: Yale University
Fields of Research: Economic mobility, higher education, labor economics, inequality, and applied microeconomics
Deadline: Rolling

Predoc Fellow
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Full-Time Research Scientist

Sponsoring Researchers: Professors Theresa Kuchler and Johannes Stroebel
Sponsoring Institution: Finance Department at Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University
Fields of Research: Role of social networks and social capital on a range of economic outcomes, social mobility, investment decisions, microeconomics, and finance
Deadline: Rolling

Full-Time Research Scientist
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researcher: Koichiro Ito
Sponsoring Institution: The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Domestic and international environmental policies, randomized controlled trials, quasi-experimental research design, and structural estimation
Deadline: Rolling

Research Professional
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Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researcher: Nathaniel Hendren
Institution: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fields of research: Economics, workforce/labor, macroeconomics
Priority deadline: February 19, 2023

Research Fellow
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Predoctoral Research Assistants

Sponsoring Researchers: Professors Gaia Narciso, Ronan Lyons, and Marvin Suesse
Institution: The Centre for Economics, Policy and History (CEPH) at Trinity College Dublin (TCD)
Fields of research: Economic History, Political Economy, Economic Geography
Deadline: February 15, 2023

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Research Specialist

Sponsoring Researcher: Johannes Haushofer
Institution: Busara Center for Behavioral Economics
Fields of research: Development economics, Behavioral economics, Educational migration, Applied micro
Priority deadline: January 31, 2023

Research Specialist
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Full-Time Predoctoral Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Erika Deserranno and Andrea Guariso
Institution: Bocconi University
Fields of research: Organizational economics in low-income countries, digitization of public service delivery, e.g., assessing the effect of telehealth on gender inclusion and health in rural India
Deadline: Rolling basis starting January 7, 2023

Full-Time Predoctoral Fellow
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Research Lab Manager

Sponsoring Researcher: Director, Dr. Julia Leonard
Institution: Leonard Learning Lab at Yale University
Fields of research: Psychology, cognitive science, environmental factors that shape children’s learning and motivation, education
Deadline: February 3, 2023

Research Lab Manager
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Predoctoral Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Ayelet Israeli and Eva Ascarza
Institution: Harvard Business School
Fields of research: Quantitative Marketing, Economics, Data Science, Statistics

Predoctoral Fellow
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Predoctoral Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Several faculty
Institution: Harvard Business School
Fields of research: Organizational behavior, negotiations, behavioral economics, psychology

Predoctoral Fellow
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Predoctoral Fellows

Researchers: Edward Miguel (CEGA Faculty Director), Fernando Hoces de la Guardia (Staff Scientist), and other CEGA staff
Sponsoring Institution: The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) at UC Berkeley
Fields of Research: Transparency research, economics, and political science

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Research Associate

Sponsoring Researchers: Dr. Elaine L. Hill, Dr. Meredith Adams (Wake Forest), Dr. Sumedha Gupta (IUPUI), and Dr. Kosali Simon (IU)
Sponsoring Institutions: The Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Rochester & the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Fields of Research: The project seeks to characterize the impact of SARS-CoV-2 and associated mitigation efforts on people with opioid use disorder (microeconomics and health economics)

Research Associate
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Research Scientist

Sponsoring Researchers: Toomas Laarits and Robert Richmond
Sponsoring Institution: New York University Stern School of Business, Finance department
Fields of Research: Finance and Macroeconomics

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Pre-doctoral Fellows

Sponsoring Researchers: Kevin Williams and Aniko Oery
Sponsoring Institution: Tobin Center for Economic Policy, Yale University
Fields of Research: Applied microeconomics/industrial organization, with a focus on dynamic pricing
Project Title: Dynamic Pricing with Applications to the Airline Industry

Pre-doctoral Fellows
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Joshua Gottlieb
Sponsoring Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Health, labor, and urban economics

Research Professional
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Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researcher: Asim Khwaja
Institution: Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD), Harvard Kennedy School
Fields of research: Applied microeconomics, education, governance

Research Fellow
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Empirical Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Nicolas Crouzet and Sara Moreira
Institution: Finance Department, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Fields of research: Macroeconomics, corporate investment, firm dynamics, and innovation
Project Title: Macroeconomics and Firm Dynamics

Empirical Research Fellow
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Research Assistant

Sponsoring Researcher: Nicole Maestas
Institution: Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School
Fields of research: Labor and health economics, including topics on disability insurance, work capacity and employment, health insurance, health care utilization, and disparities in access to mental health care

Research Assistant
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Predoctoral Researcher 1

Sponsoring Researcher: Kurt Lavetti
Institutions: The Ohio State University Department of Economics & the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Fields of research: Health economics, minority health disparities, earnings inequality, social aspects of jobs and workplaces, statistics, and econometrics

Predoctoral Researcher 1
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Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Abhishek Nagaraj
Institution: Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
Field(s) of research: Economics, management, innovation, digitization

Research Fellow
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Research Associate

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Laura Boudreau, Ada González-Torres, Sylvain Chassang, and Rachel Heath
Institution: Columbia University
Field(s) of research: Microeconomics, development studies, public policy, econometrics and statistics

Research Associate
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Predoctoral Research Assistant

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Professors Francesco Amodio and Matthieu Chemin
Institution: The University of McGill & the Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en analyse
des organisations (CIRANO)

Field(s) of research: Development economics, labor economics, industrial organization

Predoctoral Research Assistant
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Predoctoral Research Fellows in Economics

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Rossa O’Keeffe-O’Donovan, Loren Fryxell, Benjamin Tereick
Institution: Global Priorities Institute, University of Oxford
Field(s) of Research: Global Priorities Research, which includes topics in: welfare economics; growth theory; the economics of climate change and other catastrophic risks; discounting; game theory and mechanism design; forecasting; institutions; political economy

Predoctoral Research Fellows in Economics
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Research Assistant

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Researchers at the Centre for Economics, Policy and History
Institution: Queen's Management School at Queen’s University Belfast
Field(s) of research: All areas of economic history

Research Assistant
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Predoctoral Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Xi Chen, Zack Cooper, Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez, Soheil Ghili, Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham, Cameron LaPoint, Song Ma, Mushfiq Mobarak, Aniko Oery, Rohini Pande, Michael Peters, Philipp Strack, Kosuke Uetake, Kevin Williams, Kai Hao Yang, Fabrizio Zilibotti, and Seth Zimmerman
Institution: Tobin Center and Department of Economics at Yale University
Fields of Research: Applied Microeconomics, Development Economics, Environmental Economics, Economics of Education, Health Economics, Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, Macroeconomics, Public Economics

Predoctoral Fellow
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Visiting Research Associate I

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Rebecca Littman (UIC), Hannah Baron (Brown), Graeme Blair (UCLA), Sandra Ley (CIDE), Andrés Moya (Universidad de los Andes), Elayne Stecher (UCLA), and Lauren Young (UC Davis)
Institution: University of Illinois Chicago (UIC)
Fields of Research: Social & Personality Psychology

Visiting Research Associate I
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Predoctoral Research Associate

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Winston Dou & Marius Guenzel
Institution: The Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania
Fields of Research: Macroeconomics, public finance, investment dynamics, econometrics and behavioral corporate finance

Predoctoral Research Associate
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Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researcher(s): Marcella Alsan
Institution: Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy at Harvard Kennedy School
Fields of Research: Health economics, Inequality

Research Fellow
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Standard Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Jennifer Aaker, Yu Ding, Szu-chi Huang, Jonathan Levav, Baba Shiv, Zakary Tormala, and Christian Wheeler (Standard Marketing Behavioral Group)
Institution: Stanford University Graduate School of Business
Fields of Research: Marketing

Standard Research Fellow
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Empirical Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Nicola Bianchi, Shengmao Cao, Benjamin Friedrich, Ryan Hill, Sara Moreira, Kieu-Trang Nguyen
Institution: Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management
Fields of Research: Applied micro, labor economics, industrial organization, organizational economics

Empirical Research Fellow
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Stéphane Bonhomme and Kirill Ponomarev
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Big data, econometrics

Research Professional
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Michael Kremer
Institution: Development Innovation Lab at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Topics at the intersection of development economics and political economy

Research Professional
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SIEPR Predoctoral Research Fellow Positions

Sponsoring Researchers: Ran Abramitzky, Hunt Allcott, Nicholas Bloom, Erik Brynjolfsson, Michael Boskin, David Chan, Matthew Gentzkow, Gopi Shah Goda, Rebecca Lester, Andrew Hall, Omer Karaduman, Neale Mahoney, Melanie Morten, Jeremy Weinstein, Adrienne Sabety, Amit Seru, Alessandra Voena

Institution: Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

Fields of Research: Energy and Environment, Development, Economics, Finance, Healthcare, Inequality, Labor, Microeconomics, Political Economy, Public Policy

SIEPR Predoctoral Research Fellow Positions
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Phil Berger, Hans Christensen, Joao Granja, Christian Leuz, Maximilian Muhn
Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Fields of Research: Accounting

Research Professional
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researcher: Christopher Blattman
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Violence prevention, economics organized crime, topics at the intersection of development economics and political economy

Research Professional
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Predoctoral Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Ariel Kalil and Susan E. Mayer
Institution: Behavioral Insights Lab at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Young children’s skill development

Predoctoral Fellow
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Research Manager

Sponsoring Researcher: Olga Rostapshova
Institution: Energy and Environment Lab at the University of Chicago  
Fields of Research: Environmental policy research 

Research Manager
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Project Associate

Sponsoring Researcher: Olga Rostapshova
Institution: Energy and Environment Lab at the University of Chicago  
Fields of Research: Environmental policy research 

Project Associate
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Research Analyst

Sponsoring Researchers: Gilles Duranton, Joe Gyourko, Todd Sinai, Fernando Ferreira, Ben Keys, Maisy Wong, Jessie Handbury, Nina Harari, Sophie Calder-Wang

Institution: The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania (The Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center)

Fields of Research: Applied micro, spatial, urban and regional economics, housing and real estate economics, household finance, industrial organization, development, public economics

Research Analyst
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Behavioral Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Angela Lee, Derek Rucker, Aparna Labroo, Ulf Böckenholt, and others in the Marketing Department
Institution: Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management)
Fields of Research: Behavioral Marketing, Social Psychology

Behavioral Research Fellow
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Behavioral Research Fellow

Sponsoring Researchers: Ivy Onyeador, Nicole Stephens, Maryam Kouchaki, and others in the Management & Organizations Department
Institution: Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management)
Fields of Research: Organizational Behavior

Behavioral Research Fellow
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Guillaume Pouliot and Alexander Torgovitsky
Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Big data, econometrics

Research Professional
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Research Scientist

Sponsoring Researcher: David Yermack
Institutions: NYU Stern School of Business & the Fubon Center for Technology, Business, and Innovation
Fields of Research: Topics related to decentralized finance research: asset pricing; financial intermediation; corporate finance; banking operations; payments systems; insurance; and DAOs

Research Scientist
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researcher: Eyal Frank
Institution: The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Social costs of biodiversity losses, conservation policy evaluations, links between ecology and human well-being

Research Professional
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Yana Gallen and Juanna Joensen
Sponsoring Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Labor and public economics

Research Professional
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Research Assistant

Sponsoring Researchers: Richard Freeman, Yang You, and Jörn Boehnke
Sponsoring Institution: NBER & Harvard University
Fields of Research: Econometrics and Statistics, Economic fluctuations, including the Great Recession, the shock of COVID-19, the post-COVID recovery, and upsurge of inflation.

Research Assistant
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Magne Mogstad, Manasi Deshpande, and Evan Rose
Sponsoring Institution: The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago
Fields of Research: Applied econometrics, labor, and public economics

Research Professional
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Research Fellows

Sponsoring Researchers: John J. Donohue & Daniel Klesser
Sponsoring Institution: Stanford Law School
Fields of Research: Law & economics, applied microeconomics, health economics, economics of crime

Research Fellows
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Research Assistant

Sponsoring Researchers: Department of Economics Research, PhD economists 
Sponsoring Institution: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco 
Fields of Research: Macroeconomics, microeconomics, monetary economics, finance, international, sustainable growth

Research Assistant
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Research Specialist

Sponsoring Researchers: Henrick Kleven, Ilyana Kuziemko, and Owen Zidar
Sponsoring Institution: Princeton University, Program in Public Finance
Fields of Research: Public economics, wealth inequality, gender equality, regional economic development, political economy, social insurance, tax policy

Research Specialist
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researchers: Chicago Booth Economics faculty
Sponsoring Institution: The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Fields of Research: Microeconomics, macroeconomics, finance, public policy, behavioral science

Research Professional
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Research Professional

Sponsoring Researcher: Luigi Zingales
Sponsoring Institution: University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Stigler Center
Fields of Research: Economics, Political Economy, Finance, Public Policy

Research Professional
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Research Assistant

Sponsoring Researcher(s): EPI economists and policy analysts
Institution: Economic Policy Institute, Program on Race, Ethnicity, and Economy (PREE)
Fields of Research: Macroeconomics, Health Economics, Workforce/Labor Economics, Welfare, Policy Analysis, Inequality, Racial and Gender Disparities

Research Assistant
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Project Specialist

Sponsoring researcher: Ashlesha Datar
Institution: Center for Economic and Social Research, University of Southern California
Fields of research: Health economics, public policy, social policy, urban economics

Project Specialist

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