JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Mathematica

International Research & Development
Climate Practice Area
International Researcher - Climate

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470809
Date Posted: 11/02/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: International Researcher - Climate
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Locations: Alaska, UNITED STATES
Alabama, UNITED STATES
Arkansas, UNITED STATES
California, UNITED STATES
Colorado, UNITED STATES
Connecticut, UNITED STATES
District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
Delaware, UNITED STATES
Florida, UNITED STATES
Georgia, UNITED STATES
Hawaii, UNITED STATES
Iowa, UNITED STATES
Idaho, UNITED STATES
Illinois, UNITED STATES
Indiana, UNITED STATES
Kansas, UNITED STATES
Kentucky, UNITED STATES
Louisiana, UNITED STATES
Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Maryland, UNITED STATES
Maine, UNITED STATES
Michigan, UNITED STATES
Minnesota, UNITED STATES
Missouri, UNITED STATES
Mississippi, UNITED STATES
Montana, UNITED STATES
North Carolina, UNITED STATES
North Dakota, UNITED STATES
Nebraska, UNITED STATES
New Hampshire, UNITED STATES
New Jersey, UNITED STATES
New Mexico, UNITED STATES
Nevada, UNITED STATES
New York, UNITED STATES
Ohio, UNITED STATES
Oklahoma, UNITED STATES
Oregon, UNITED STATES
Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Rhode Island, UNITED STATES
South Carolina, UNITED STATES
South Carolina, UNITED STATES
South Dakota, UNITED STATES
Tennessee, UNITED STATES
Texas, UNITED STATES
Utah, UNITED STATES
Virginia, UNITED STATES
Vermont, UNITED STATES
Washington, UNITED STATES
Wisconsin, UNITED STATES
West Virginia, UNITED STATES
Wyoming, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
O2 -- Development Planning and Policy
Q0 -- General
Salary Range: 90,000 - 140,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Title: International Researcher – Climate
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: United Status
JEL Classifications:
O – Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q – Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Salary Range: $90,000-$140,000
Application Deadline: 1/31/2023

Mathematica’s International Research Unit seeks a versatile Researcher to conduct evaluations and research projects focused on policies to mitigate or adapt to climate change and to contribute to efforts to expand Mathematica’s portfolio in the climate change practice area.

We are particularly interested in candidates with research experience in renewable energy; sustainable agriculture; natural resource management; sustainable development; climate finance; and/or water, sanitation, and hygiene. Individuals who excel in this position have a passion for using data and evidence to drive social change, a talent for conceptual and strategic thinking, and an ability to produce high-quality work in a context of compressed timelines and changing circumstances.

Position Requirements:
• Excellent quantitative analytical skills and a strong understanding of econometric methods; geospatial analysis skills are preferred
• Policy research experience in climate or environment, including related topics such as renewable energy; sustainable agriculture; natural resource management; sustainable development; climate finance; and water, sanitation, and hygiene
• Stellar written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to (1) convey complex technical issues to non-expert audiences and (2) present and share research results in a way that resonates with clients, practitioners, and policymakers
• Ability to travel internationally
• Ability to work well in teams
• Fluency in at least one language in addition to English is preferred
• PhD (or Master’s degree with equivalent experience) in economics, environmental economics, agricultural economics, sustainable development, public policy, international development, public health, or a related discipline
• Experience managing or supporting research in low- and middle-income countries is preferred

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
Reference Instructions:
Please ask letter-writers to send letters to humanresources@mathematica-mpr.com