JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Central Bank of Chile

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Monetary Policy Division
Economic Research Department
Research Economist/ Senior Economist

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111461565
Date Posted: 11/07/2018
Date Inactive: 12/15/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist/ Senior Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Santiago, CHILE
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F3 -- International Finance
F4 -- Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
Research Department
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economic Research Department at the Central Bank of Chile is seeking to fill one position for a Research Economist/Senior Economist depending on experience. Preferred areas of expertise include —but are not limited to— monetary economics, banking, macroeconometrics, international economics, and macroeconomics of labor markets.

The job’s main responsibility is to engage in academic research for publication in academic journals. Other duties involve participating in applied-research projects conducted by the Bank, briefing the Board in topics of his/her expertise, and collaborating in the organization of international conferences and workshops. Excellent research skills are vital, as are good writing and speaking skills. Proficiency in Spanish is desirable but not required. Candidates must have a PhD in economics or finance or reasonably expect to complete all requirements for the degree by September 2019. Experienced applicants must have a record of publications in renowned academic journals.

The Economic Research Department offers an outstanding research environment and competitive salary and benefits. The Department is composed by seven research economists/senior economists and six research assistants. Funding for traveling and a large flow of visitors ensure strong international exposure. The Bank currently employs more than 40 PhD graduates in its different departments.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
Application deadline: 12/15/2018
Application Instructions:
Material for application of candidates includes, CV, job-market paper or sample of recent research, and three reference letters for candidates graduated from PhD by 2014 or later. Deadline for application: December 15, 2018. The Bank is an equal opportunity employer. Short-list of candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview in the ASSA Meeting in Atlanta, GA on January 4-6, 2019. Candidates graduated from PhD before 2014 could be interviewed via telephone or Skype upon request. For questions or additional information please contact Juan Jose Riquelme,
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