Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Financial Economists and Senior Financial Economists

The Federal Reserve Board in Washington, DC seeks a diverse pool of new and experienced Ph.D. financial economists to conduct innovative research and policy analysis in a broad range of topics in economics and finance. Fields include, but are not limited to: domestic and international financial markets, financial stability, institutions and structure; banking; risk management and capital adequacy; financial risk modeling; asset pricing; derivative pricing and markets; consumer and business financial decision-making; payment systems; systemic risk; financial econometrics; the relationship between the financial sector and aggregate economic activity; and monetary policy.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must demonstrate the potential to contribute substantially to academic research and policy analysis and to recognize and articulate differing viewpoints related to their work. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics, finance, or a related discipline, or must be nearing completion of their doctoral dissertation. At the senior level, candidates must have a strong ongoing publication record in areas of interest to the Board.

Citizenship status may be a consideration for some positions. Candidates must indicate their citizenship and visa status when applying.

The Board employs over 300 Ph.D. economists with a wide range of backgrounds, interests, and expertise. Researchers at the Board benefit from unique data resources, extensive computing facilities, trained research assistants, and active speaker series and workshops. More information on our research staff and resources is available at http://www.federalreserve.gov/research

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The preferred method of application is through the JOE Network site (https://www.aeaweb.org/joe/cand.php). Candidates should submit their curriculum vitae and one recent research paper, and they should arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted in the JOE Network application. Alternatively, application materials can be emailed to Debbie Flores at EconomistRecruiting@frb.gov. The Federal Reserve Board is an equal opportunity employer.

Application deadline is November 28, 2016.

Ad File: FENJob16243

Updated: 23 Oct 2016