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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
J-PAL South Asia at the Institute for Financial Management and Research seeks qualified applicants for the position of Data Research Associate (RA) for the “Using Machine Learning for improving GST Collection” project, based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. The position offers an opportunity to gain...
India
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) was established in 2003 as a research center at the Economics Department at MIT. Since then, it has grown into a global network of researchers who use randomized evaluations to answer critical policy questions in the fight against poverty. A first-...
Uganda
This study is two distinct evaluations of the long-term impacts of two innovative youth skill development and entrepreneurship interventions (Educate! & SEED) in Uganda, both implemented at-scale as randomized controlled trials (RCT) during the last year of high-school or just after high-school...
United States of America (the)
USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) is recruiting. DIV supports innovative innovations, ranging from rigorously testing pilots of early ideas, to helping transition the most successful innovations to scale. DIV is looking for someone with suitable skills in rigorous impact evaluation to...
United States of America (the)
Professors Amit Khandelwal and Eric Verhoogen (Columbia University) and David Atkin (MIT) are looking for a full-time research assistant based at Columbia University in New York to work on an industrial-policy intervention. The project involves processing and analyzing data covering manufacturing...
India
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) seeks qualified applicants for positions as Research Associates for projects on agriculture, education, environment, finance, health, labor, and governance in locations around the world. The projects study a variety of topics within the previously...
Ghana
IPA Ghana is looking to hire a Senior Research Associate for at least one year to work on the Escaping Poverty study. The Senior Research Associate will be directly responsible for managing (data collection, implementation monitoring, analysis and reporting) the Escaping Poverty project and will...