NBER’s Fellowship Program in Aging and Health Research enables outstanding early-career economists to visit NBER’s Cambridge office for one year of intensive research. Applications from researchers who are just completing their PhDs, as well as from junior faculty members who may be able to combine this fellowship with an early career leave, are welcome. Learn more about the program.
The fellowship offers a 12-month stipend of $80,000-$92,500 (depending on years of experience), reimbursement for health insurance, limited research expenses, and an office at the NBER’s Cambridge headquarters. Fellows are expected to spend the academic year at the NBER, and fellowship-related activities are expected to represent their primary responsibility during the year.
Applications are being accepted for 2022-2023. Applicants must
- have completed a PhD before they enter the program, and
- be US citizens, lawfully admitted to the US for permanent residence, or non-citizen nationals of the United States
NBER strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans. Please refer to https://diversity.nih.gov/ for more information about NIH recruitment goals.
Deadline: December 9, 2021
Application Materials Required:
- Job Market Paper
- Recommendation Letters (3)
- Research statement on your future planned research on aging and health (up to 3 pages of text, 2 pages of tables/graphs, 1 page of references).
Please visit Jobs for Economists to upload application materials for this position: