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February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Institute for Womens Policy Research

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Two-Year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457783
Date Posted: 05/03/2017
Date Inactive: 06/15/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Two-Year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Washington DC, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
feminist economics
women's policy research
policy research
postdoctoral fellowship
Full Text of JOE Listing:

IWPR encourages applications for a post-doctoral fellowship from individuals from under-represented racial and ethnic groups who are interested in the study of policy issues affecting women.

IWPR conducts and communicates research to inspire public dialogue, shape policy, and improve the lives and opportunities of women of diverse backgrounds, circumstances, and experiences. This two-year fellowship provides the opportunity to contribute to IWPR research projects that inform policies affecting women and their families. The fellow will work in IWPR's Washington, DC, office with an experienced, multi-disciplinary team of PhD-level researchers and research associates on a variety of topics related to employment, education, income security, work and family, health and safety, and women and girls of color.

Candidates must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. in economics by September 1, 2017, or have received the Ph.D. in economics after January 1, 2014. Applicants must either be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident or already have a valid work permit for the duration of the fellowship. Applicants should submit their applications as soon as possible, but no later than June 15, 2017. See Start date is negotiable, preferably by September 15, 2017.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 06/15/2017