The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College seeks a Research Scholar to join the research program on Gender Equality and the Economy. The scholar will be expected to collaborate with other Levy researchers on ongoing research programs as well as teach in Levy's Masters in Economic Theory and Policy program. The main research program to which the scholar will contribute will be the Levy Institute Measure of Time and Income Poverty, which examines issues of intrahousehold power relations and poverty. The scholar will be expected to teach courses for the Gender Equality and the Economy program.
About The Levy Economics Institute
The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College, founded in 1986 through the generous support of Bard College trustee Leon Levy, is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, public policy research organization. The Levy Institute is independent of any political or other affiliation, and encourages diversity of opinion in the examination of economic policy issues while striving to transform ideological arguments into informed debate.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in economics or should be able to complete their Ph.D. by the spring of 2023. A strong background in econometrics and data analysis using software such as STATA is required. We prefer those with knowledge in the areas of feminist economics, input/output modeling, and economic development.
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