JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University

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Senior Economic Policy Analyst

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458081
Date Posted: 08/21/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economic Policy Analyst
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Logan, Utah, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
G -- Financial Economics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
N -- Economic History
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Policy Analyst
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University invites applications for a Senior Economic Policy Analyst. This is a full-time, non-faculty, non-tenure track research position with anticipated starting date no later than August 1, 2018. The successful candidate will be employed directly by the Center.

Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in economics or a related field such as public policy. Candidates must have significant experience in applied economic policy research and must have excellent analytical, quantitative, and communication skills. The position requires high-impact, self-directed academic research that is relevant to economic policy. The position also requires an ability to mentor and lead teams of researchers and projects, as this is a senior leadership position.

The purpose of the Center is to explore the scientific foundations of the interaction between individuals, business, and government to improve the well-being of individuals and society. You can learn more about the research priorities at While successful candidates would not necessarily need to have expertise in all of the Center’s priority areas, individuals with broad intellectual interests and expertise in the Center’s research areas are especially encouraged to apply. Salary/benefits package is competitive. The position will remain open until filled.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
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Reference Instructions:
Please send the names and contact information of three references, along with cover letter, CV, and sample research paper to
Application Instructions:
To apply, please send a cover letter, CV, sample research paper, and names of three references to