JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL)

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JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111461423
Date Posted: 10/22/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, INDIA
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Center for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL), which is promoted by the Reserve Bank of India, is based in Mumbai, India. Its mandate is to build intellectual capacity in macroeconomics and finance and support policy analysis at the Reserve Bank of India. Information about CAFRAL can be found at our website:

CAFRAL is looking to hire multiple economists at all ranks. Economists are expected to produce high quality research for publication in internationally reputed journals as well as support internal policy analysis. Successful candidates will required to have excellent research and communication skills.
We are open to hiring at all levels - from recent PhD’s to senior applicants. Salary and remuneration will be commensurate with experience and achievement of the candidate and will be highly competitive.

Minimum Requirements:
Candidates must have a PhD in economics, finance, or a related discipline; or be a PhD candidate in economics, finance, or a related discipline preparing to defend dissertation. Candidates should be able to demonstrate their skills in conducting research through recent research paper(s) or a Ph.D. thesis. While applicants from other fields will also be considered, fields of particular interest to CAFRAL are financial economics, macroeconomics, monetary economics, monetary policy and international finance. Applicants for senior appointments should have published extensively in top-tier refereed journals and have a proven track record. Researchers or faculty members who are interested in visiting positions during their sabbatical leave are also welcome to apply. Indian citizenship is not a requirement for these positions.

Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vita, job market paper, recent research papers, and three letters of reference. Selected candidates will be interviewed at the ASSA meetings in Atlanta in January 2019.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/01/2018
Reference Instructions:
Referee will get auto email from system for submitting reference letter.
Application Instructions:
Please remember to upload a cover letter and a resume as a single .pdf file. Last Date to apply: December 01, 2018. After successful submission of application, you will receive an email confirming receipt of your application.