JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2024 - July 31, 2024

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Economic Research
Visiting Fellow - Term Assignment

JOE ID Number: 2024-01_111473957
Date Posted: 05/06/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Fellow - Term Assignment
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
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
Salary Range: Base Salary Range – Economist: Min: Min: $151,100 Mid: $196,700 Max: $241,900 (Location: San Francisco) Base Salary Range – Sr. Economist: Min: $172,600 Mid: $224,000 Max: $275,600 (Location: San Francisco) Final salary and offer will be determined by
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Visiting Fellow – Term Assignment

The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco is soliciting applications for a one-year visiting fellowship to pursue economic research while in residence at the San Francisco Fed. The position offers the opportunity to interact with Fed economists and faculty members from nearby institutions and to get exposure to policy discussions. For all candidates, solid research achievement and potential are essential, and selection will be based upon publication records.

The Economic Research department offers an outstanding research environment and competitive salary and benefits. Information about the Research Department may be found at:

• Conducts independent and original research on economic issues.
• Interacts with economists in the Economic Research department.
• Works with and mentors assigned research associates.

• PhD in Economics with a minimum of three years of research experience and excellent communication skills.
• In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

We offer a wonderful benefits package including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Pre-tax Flexible Spending Account, Backup Child Care Program, Pre-Tax Day Care Flexible Spending Account, Paid Family Care Leave, Vacation Days, Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Pet Insurance, Matching 401(k), and Retirement/Pension.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment. The SF Fed is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2024
Application Instructions:
Please use this link to apply: and complete an application.

In addition, please send cover letter, CV, and at least one research paper to with the email subject “Application to Visiting Fellow Program”.