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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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Sierra Leone
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) seeks a highly motivated, technically skilled Senior Research Associate, who is passionate about working in Africa with large amount of data on issues of political economy.
Colombia
IPA seeks a Country Director for Colombia and the Dominican Republic to lead IPA’s operations and growth in both the countries.  With a current portfolio of projects in the security, financial inclusion, and small and medium enterprise space, the incoming Director will support the development...
Burkina Faso
IPA seeks a Country Director to oversee its Francophone West Africa (FWA) offices, located in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, and Bamako, Mali. The FWA Country Director will work with IPA Global and key stakeholders to set the strategic direction for IPA in these countries, and...
Saudi Arabia
EPoD is recruiting a high potential Riyadh-based research fellow to contribute to a large, multi-year research-policy engagement with the Ministry of Labor and Social Development in Saudi Arabia.
Uganda
IPA seeks a qualified applicant for the position of Research Associate in Uganda. The project is led by Rob Blair, Brown University, Guy Grossman, University of Pennsylvania as well as Benjamin Kachero, Office of Prime Minister Uganda.
India
IFMR LEAD, headquartered in Chennai, India, is a young, fast-growing organization focused on improving access to financial services for the poor through cutting-edge research, knowledge dissemination and outreach to policy makers and practitioners.  The Grants Manager Position is...
United States
Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) at Harvard Kennedy School is a research program that works to promote the use of analytical insights, drawn from economics and backed by rigorous evidence, to inform the design and implementation of public policies and programs around the world.  EPoD is...