Dissemination

J-PAL North America Recruitment Webinar

Timeline:
December 10, 2018
Location:
Webinar

Passionate about using rigorous research to reduce poverty and improve lives? Interested in working with colleagues who value building diverse teams with inclusive and collaborative relationships? J-PAL holds regularly recurring webinars to introduce potential applicants to exciting career opportunities at the North America office of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL).

In our webinars, current J-PAL North America staff discuss: 

  • Our current work to use rigorous evidence to reduce poverty and improve lives in the North America region 
  • Our teams, positions, and recruiting timelines, including information on how and when to apply to our open positions 
  • What it’s like to work at J-PAL North America 
  • Any remaining questions you might have! (See here for answers to frequently asked questions, including information about how to prepare for a Research Associate position in Economics)

Missed our last webinar? Check out a recording of a recent webinar:

J-PAL North America has a variety of open positions at the moment:

J-PAL North America is a regional office of J-PAL, a global research center working to reduce poverty by ensuring that policy is informed by scientific evidence. Founded at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2013, J-PAL North America leverages scholarship from 171 affiliated professors from over 45 universities, and a full- time staff of over 40 researchers, policy experts, and administrative professionals. Our work addresses the complex causes and consequences of poverty in North America, and spans a range of issue areas including health care, housing and homelessness, criminal justice, education, and labor markets.