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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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India
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) 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. J-...
United States
Agricultural development remains one of the cornerstones of the fight against global poverty. A majority of the world’s poor work as farmers, and investments in the sector can significantly improve their lives. However, some of the most essential components of productive farming systems – access to...
Burkina Faso
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) seeks an experienced, motivated, and intelligent Research Associate, who is passionate about working with data and committed to learning about new environments and problems. IPA is recruiting a Research Associate to work on the wrap-up of a baseline survey,...
India
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) 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. J-...
India
Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) at Harvard's Center for International Development is a program that brings together a team of researchers who share a commitment to using analytical tools to answer pressing policy questions and spur real-world change. By explicitly considering the objectives and...
United States
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is looking to hire a full-time Research Analyst to work with a team of Research Staff at the Global Poverty Research Lab (GPRL) base at Northwestern University, starting in September 2018 or earlier. This position offers an opportunity to gain first-hand...
Chile, France, India, Indonesia, South Africa, United States
Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply by May 31, 2018. The J-PAL Education Sector is recruiting an Education Measurement Fellow (Post-Doc or Junior Faculty on a Sabbatical). This position is based at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA. We are also open...