Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Economists in Financial Institutions or Financial Contracting

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Economists in:
G0 Financial Economics
G2 Financial Institutions and Services
D0 Microeconomics
L0 Industrial Organization

The Research Department seeks economists doing research in any area of banking and finance, especially economists specializing in research on financial institutions or financial contracting. Applicants at all levels of experience will be considered and both theoretical and empirical economists are encouraged to apply. Main responsibilities include actively engaging in academic research for publication in top-tier academic journals; participating in Federal Reserve System projects; briefing the Bank's president on policy issues; and writing nontechnical articles for our Business Review.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent research skills are vital, as are good writing and speaking skills. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics or finance or reasonably expect to complete all requirements for the degree by September 2013. Experienced applicants must have a proven ability to publish in academic journals. The Department offers an outstanding research environment and competitive salary and benefits.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications will only be accepted online via Econjobmarket at: http://www.econjobmarket.org. (Follow the webpage's instructions under "info for candidates.") Your application should include your vita, at least one research paper, and three letters of recommendation, and must be submitted by December 3, 2012. An equal opportunity employer.

CONTACT: Ms. Monica Wiley-Curtis, Banking Recruiting, Email address: Recruiting_Banking_Finance@phil.frb.org. Additional information about the Research Department may be found at: http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data

Posted 12/2/12