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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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Education
South Africa
J-PAL Africa seeks a Cape Town-based Research Associate to manage a project that will answer questions related to the impact of subsidised utility services on poor households, and optimal designs for such programs. The project is led by Kelsey Jack (Associate Professor, University of California...
Sierra Leone
Project Summary: Fiscal capacity is essential for the provision of public goods and sustained economic growth. But citizens may be reluctant to pay taxes, especially in countries that have a history of poor governance and mismanaged public service delivery. In the context of a city-wide tax reform...
Kenya
The Policy Manager works under the general supervision of the Country Director and receives support from the Global Policy Unit within the limits of Innovations for Poverty Action-Kenya policies and procedures. This position is generally responsible for strengthening the interphase between research...
India
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) seeks qualified applicants for positions as Interns for a project on women’s and men’s urban transport mobility in Delhi. The positions offer an opportunity to gain first-hand field management experience in an organization undertaking cutting-edge...
Mexico
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) seeks a qualified Operations Manager who will enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of IPA´s Mexico Office. The successful candidate will be able to formulate strategy, improve performance, procure material and resources, ensure compliance, manage...
Côte d'Ivoire
Innovations for Poverty Action Côte d’Ivoire seeks a qualified Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Manager to provide overall management for a M&E project covering early childhood development, primary education and rural vocational training. The position is based in Abidjan and will report to...
Zambia
Innovations for Poverty Action seeks a qualified Temporary Research Associate to manage a study that will evaluate a new financial development program designed to improve financial access and financial education in under-served villages in Luapula Province, Zambia. The program, Financial...