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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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United States
Job Summary The Program Coordinator/Research Analyst will contribute both to the administration of the Weiss Fund for Research in Development Economics, as well as to development economics research projects consistent with the fund’s mission. This position reports to the Weiss Fund Program Director...
Bangladesh
Summary: The Duke Economics Department is looking to hire one full-time field RA starting in March (or at the latest in June) to help support an on-going study of the Kishoree Kontha project, evaluating the effects of a variety of training and conditional transfer packages on girls’ marriage...
Colombia
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) and Universidad EAFIT seek to appoint a Post-Doctoral Fellow to develop and conduct research and fieldwork on crime and violence in Latin America as part of IPA’s Peace and Recovery (P&R) sector program.  The program prioritizes studies that develop,...
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...
Ecuador
Position Overview: J-PAL office for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is seeking to hire a Research and Training Manager in Ecuador. The position is located in Quito, Ecuador. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Spanish, a master’s...
Chile
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, Latin America and the Caribbean seeks Research Associate to support its mission of promoting evidence-based policy by contributing to the design and execution of J-PAL’s policy outreach and capacity building work. The RA will work closely with academic...
Burkina Faso
Innovations for Poverty Action seeks a Research Manager/Research Coordinator for the Francophone West Africa(FWA) Office. This position is based in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The Research Manager and/or Research Coordinator will oversee 3 to 5 research project (s) in Burkina Faso and Mali and will...