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Post Doctoral Scholar

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The Ohio State University
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Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Job Title:Post Doctoral Scholar

Department:Arts and Sciences | Economics

The Post Doctoral Scholar will study the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on health and the economy using interest and expertise in health economics, labor economics, urban / regional economics, and/or spatial econometrics; support and conduct detailed complex scientific studies, functioning as a subject expert on one of more phases of the project(s); prepare and/or present seminars, talks or lectures for dissemination of knowledge, particularly the results of research undertaken; assist in the management of one of more phases of the research effort; assist in the selection of key research personnel, including undergraduate and graduate students, to work on project(s) undertaken; work with and coordinate collaborating research staff and provide input on methods and procedures necessary to achieve desired goals; advise undergraduate and graduate students in the analysis and interpretation of research data; responsible for the extraction, analysis and presentation of research data; coordinate the analysis of research findings and prepare detailed summaries for submission to the sponsoring agencies; responsible for the development of research designs and procedures for data analysis on the project(s); write, edit and/or approve progress reports, technical reports and journal articles; edit grant proposals and draft IRB documents for submission; assist in the establishment of working relationships with potential sponsors and in the submission of detailed research proposals to governmental and private agencies.

Initial appointment is one year with the possibility of extension based on performance and availability of funding. Applicants will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.

Required Qualifications:

Doctoral degree in economics, public policy and management, public health, or computer/library/information sciences is required by the start of employment required; experience in a social science research capacity. Interest and expertise in health economics, labor economics, urban / regional economics, and/or spatial econometrics.

Desired Qualifications:

Strong analytical skills and experience analyzing complex data sets preferred.

Additional Information:

The Department of Economics, within the College of Arts and Sciences, is seeking a Post Doctoral Scholar to join our team. The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.

Application materials must include:

1. Cover letter

2. Curriculum vita (CV)

3. Statement of Research

4. Statement of Shared Values

5. Three (3) letters of recommendation

The target hiring range for this position is $62,000-$69,000 per year. The offer for this position will fall within this range based on internal equity, unit's available budget, and the candidate's qualifications.

Location:Arps Hall (0011)

Position Type:Term (Fixed Term)

Scheduled Hours:40

Shift:First Shift

Final candidates are subject to successful completion of a background check. A drug screen or physical may be required during the post offer process.

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