Duke University, Economics

Position ID:Duke-Econ-RA2023 [#24660]
Position Title: Research Associate
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Economics
Appl Deadline:2023/04/12 11:59PMhelp popup** finished (2023/04/06, finished 2023/11/25)
Position Description:    

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Description: Research Associate (Part-time) Organization: Duke University Position: Research Associate Location: Department of Economics at Duke University in Durham, NC, USA Reports to: Professor James Roberts, Duke University Start Date: June 1, 2023 Length of Commitment: 1 year Desired Qualifications and Experience: Qualifying candidates will be graduates of well-regarded PhD programs in economics. Prior research experience is required. Strong candidates will also possess: • Proficiency in programming with STATA, R, Python or Matlab; • Strong quantitative and statistical skills; • Significant coursework and experience in economics or public policy and statistics; • Excellent organizational, communication, and writing skills; • Genuine interest in economics, policy, and research; • A positive attitude and be flexible, self-motivating, able to manage multiple tasks efficiently, and a team player; • The ability to handle several different projects/tasks at one time, successfully complete tasks assigned, and meet deadlines; • A willingness and desire to work hard and learn. Language Requirement: English (fluent) Responsibilities: The Research Associate will be based at Duke University in Durham, NC, and work in close collaboration with Professor James Roberts and his coauthors on a number of projects related to market structure, competition, and health care.

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