Council of Economic Advisers is hiring junior staff



The Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) is currently recruiting Staff Economists. The CEA provides the President with objective economic analysis and advice on the development and implementation of a wide range of domestic and international economic policy issues. Staff Economists are typically Ph.D. students on leave from top programs, and are integral members of the CEA team.  They conduct advanced statistical analysis, contribute to reports distributed throughout the Administration and to Congress, and play a key role in producing the President’s daily economic briefing.

Staff Economists must be U.S. citizens and must be willing to be investigated for a security clearance. Most Staff Economists work at the Council for a full 12-month period.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume, transcript, a single-authored writing sample. We also request two letters of recommendation (at least one must be from an economist and should be submitted directly from the recommender) to:

Steven Braun, Director of Macroeconomic Forecasting
President’s Council of Economic Advisers

Application Deadline:  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor.

If you are interested, please apply by emailing here:




USC-Brookings Instiution Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy (SIHP) fellow or post-doc fellos


The Economic Studies program at the Brookings Institution is seeking a fellow or post-doctoral fellow for the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy (SIHP) in Economic Studies to conduct in-depth, high quality policy analysis and development, as well as policy-oriented research. The Fellow will also provide expert technical assistance to external contacts.


Ph.D. or equivalent in economics or health policy, or an M.D. or JD required. We are open to Post Doc candidates coming directly out of a Ph.D. program and those with several years of work experience. Candidates should have strong record of productivity with the clear potential to be recognized as a leader in their field. Must have a demonstrated ability to understand and write knowledgeably about public policy analysis and policy-relevant research of the caliber that appears in top peer-reviewed journals. Expertise in the area of prescription drug pricing preferred, but not required. Post Docs are generally 2-3 year appointments.

For more information and to apply, go to




Iowa State University

Assistant Professor – Agricultural Supply Chains

The Rady School of Management, UC San Diego would like to reach candidates about our position, which is focused on inclusive excellence. Our group is made up of behavioral,

experimental and applied microeconomists. We especially encourage candidate whose research and/or service contributes to our mission ofequity and diversity.

A link to the job posting is pasted below. Potentially interested candidates should feel free to reach out to Sally Sadoff directly with anyquestions, or if they would like to set up a short call to discuss the position in more detail. Sally Sadoff:

Job posting:



California Public Utilities Commission 


University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School

Full-Time (Pre-Doc) Research Analyst 

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

Fields of Research: Applied Microeconomics, real estate, urban economics, household finance, public finance, industrial organization, development
Institution: University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School

Link for job posting:



University of Albany (SUNY)

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics

The Department of Economics at the University at Albany, State University of New York, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in International Macroeconomics or Trade beginning fall 2021.

Apply online:

The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.



Northeastern University in Boston


Northeastern in Boston are hiring as part of cluster in race, social justice and inequality. We have open ranked three slots but it is open to all social scientists.