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Careers

J-PAL and its partner organizations recruit for hundreds of positions on a regular basis. Positions may be located at universities, research centers, and non-profit organizations connected to the work of our affiliated professors and partners around the world. They are available in field research, project management, and data analysis, as well as policy outreach, training, and finance & administration.

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Cote d'Ivoire
IPA-Côte d’Ivoire is looking to hire a Research Associate (RA) for 6 months (extendable) to manage an endline survey for an RCT that aims to measure the impact of an apprenticeship program on youth. The program is implemented by the government of Côte d’Ivoire. The PIs on this...
United States
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) is a network of affiliated professors who conduct randomized evaluations (REs). J-PAL's headquarters is a center within MIT’s Economics Department. J PAL's mission is to reduce poverty by ensuring that policy is based on scientific evidence. The...
United States
Harvard Kennedy School is seeking a Project Coordinator to help design and implement a large-scale social policy experiment. The experiment tests the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a skill-based intervention that is tied to a large-scale job training program. The position offers the...
Chile
The Regional office of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab for Latin America & the Caribbean (J-PAL LAC), based at the Pontificia Universidad Católica of Chile (PUC), is pleased to announce a one-year Research Associate in Education part time position for 2017-2018. The successful...
Sierra Leone
IPA Sierra Leone is seeking a Senior Research Associate to oversee a pilot and full-scale RCT on a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy program paired up an existing Social Protection arm. The Senior Research will work closely with the IPA Country Director, implementing and policy partners, and with the...
United States
EPoD PhD student position—Potential for Post-doc Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) at the Center for International Development at Harvard University is a researchinitiative that promotes the use of rigorous evidence to improve design and implementation of public policies toenable efficient service...
Tanzania
IPA is recruiting a Senior Research Associate to oversee an evaluation of a program to reduce gender-based violence in Pangani Tanzania. Candidates available for the baseline survey (August-October 2017) or the entire project period (August-December 2018) should apply.