Careers

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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India
IFMR LEAD seeks a qualified applicant for a Research Manager position based in India. The specific location within the country is flexible, but will require travel to other parts of India.. The Research Manager manages a portfolio of 3-4 research projects under the broader theme of MSMEs...
India
J-PAL South Asia seeks a Project Intern for the new project “Caste Competition and Cooperation: A Field Experiment”. The Project Intern will help run field operations and work closely with the PI (MIT grad student) and Research Associate to ensure that the project is successfully implemented. The...
India
Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR) – LEAD seeks a Research Associate for its research in the focus area of Environment and Climate Change, which primarily works in the areas of Environment Sustainability & Policy, Energy Policy, and Climate Change. The current opening...
Burkina Faso
IPA seeks an Operations Associate to oversee operations and administration in its Francophone West Africa (FWA : Burkina Faso, Mali and Cote d’Ivoire) country offices. 
Dominican Republic
The Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL LAC), located in Santiago de Chile, seeks applicants for the position of Policy Intern in an education project at Dominican Republic. The purpose of the Policy Intern is to assist the local...
Saudi Arabia
EPoD is recruiting a Riyadh-based Research fellow to contribute to a two-year research project, aimed at reducing female unemployment, and improving labor force participation. This research project is led by Professors Rema Hanna and Rohini Pande at the Harvard Kennedy School, and is part of the...
Colombia
IPA seeks a qualified applicant for the position of research associate to be assigned to a financial inclusion project which seeks to identify cost-effective interventions that use tools from behavioral economics in order to promote long-term savings.