JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2023 - July 31, 2023

Congressional Budget Office

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Health Analysis Division
Director for Health Analysis

JOE ID Number: 2023-01_111471499
Date Posted: 02/09/2023
Date Inactive: 07/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Director for Health Analysis
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Health policy
Private Health Insurance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Congressional Budget Office is seeking a leader in health policy to fill the position of director in its Health Analysis Division. The division’s director collaborates with CBO’s senior managers to formulate and implement a strategic agenda for the division’s analytical work; works closely with the division’s other managers to oversee research and modeling; and oversees a division of about 30 people charged with the development of reports critical to health policy discussion. The position requires at least 10 years of relevant experience and an advanced degree in economics, health policy, or a related discipline. Strong leadership and interpersonal skills are required to be a leader of people and to work effectively with many stakeholders in the Congress, in the professional and academic communities, and within CBO.

Salaries at CBO are competitive with those at other organizations and are commensurate with experience, education, and other qualifications. CBO offers excellent benefits and a collegial, respectful work environment.

Application Requirements:
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Reference Instructions:
Reference letters are not required given these positions require at least 10 years experience. Please include contact information for 3 references with your application.
Application Instructions:
Please submit a cover letter, a résumé, a brief writing sample, and contact information for three references at To ensure consideration, you must submit your application by April 4, 2023. Incomplete applications will not be considered.