JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Center for Demography of Health and Aging
Post Doctoral Research Associate

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469785
Date Posted: 09/06/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post Doctoral Research Associate
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Locations: Madison, Wisconsin, UNITED STATES
Berkeley, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
I1 -- Health
J1 -- Demographic Economics
Health Economics
Causal Inference
Applied Microeconomics
Salary Range: 50-60,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Center for Demography of Health and Aging (CDHA) at the University of Wisconsin- Madison invites applications for multiple postdoctoral research associate positions with research interests in one or more of the following areas:
(1) applying advanced demographic and econometric methods to understand the importance of place of birth on later life health and mortality
(2) estimating the effects of specific policy/contextual/family level factors during early life in explaining later life health and mortality using newly available “big data”
The new postdocs will work in collaboration with Jason Fletcher, Alberto Palloni, and several other UW-Madison faculty as well as Josh Goldstein and colleagues at UC-Berkeley on multi-year research projects funded by the National Institute on Aging. Appointments can start as early as December 2022, but start dates through September 2023 are possible.

For more information about the Center, research faculty, and current research activities, please visit our website at

We will accept applications until the position is filled.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
  • Application Deadline Has Passed