Employment

Junior Research Economists

The Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is seeking junior research economists (those with less than 5 years of post-PhD experience). The primary responsibilities include publishing in leading professional journals, maintaining an active research agenda, and providing analysis on monetary and other policy issues. The Division enjoys a strong international reputation and offers an outstanding research environment along with competitive salary and benefits.

A Ph.D. in Economics is required by the end of 2014. Candidates must demonstrate a potential for outstanding scholarly achievement.

Applications must be submitted online at https://econjobmarket.org. All applicants should submit their curriculum vitae and samples of research and should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online. We will begin reviewing applicants immediately and continuously until the positions are filled.

Senior Research Economists

The Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is seeking experienced research economists. The primary responsibilities include publishing in leading professional journals, maintaining an active research agenda, and providing advice on monetary and other policy issues. The Division enjoys a strong international reputation and offers an outstanding research environment along with competitive salary and benefits.

A Ph.D. in Economics is required. Candidates must have an outstanding record of scholarly achievement and at least 5 years of post-Ph.D. experience. All applicants should send their curriculum vitae and samples of research to Senior.Recruiting@stls.frb.org. We will begin reviewing applicants immediately and continuously until the positions are filled.

Research Analysts

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is seeking several Research Analysts. This position will give you an opportunity to learn about economics in the United States through the perspective of the Federal Reserve System.

Interested candidates must email all of the following to ra.recruiting@stls.frb.org

Applications will not be considered without all of these materials. For questions or concerns, contact: ra.recruiting@stls.frb.org

Dissertation Intern Program

The Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis offers dissertation internships to Ph.D. students in economics. The internship targets students with strong research interest and scholarly work comparable to those in top research institutions.

The purpose of the internship program is to increase the students’ experience and exposure to scholarly research. Students are expected to make significant progress on their dissertation while at the Bank and are expected to make one formal presentation during their stay. The students will be expected to interact with the research economists at the Bank as well as visiting Washington University faculty and various other visiting scholars.

The period of the internship is flexible; however, students will be expected to be in residence for 4 to 6 weeks. The internships carry a stipend that should cover most of the student's living expenses for their time in St. Louis, but the interns will directly pay their own living expenses.

Applications are open to Ph.D. students from all Ph.D.-granting colleges and universities. Applicants must have passed their qualifying examinations and must be at the dissertation stage of their program.

To apply, applicants must complete both of the following steps:

  1. Complete the online application for the dissertation intern position at http://careers.stlouisfed.org/. To this application, the following documents must be uploaded in PDF or Word format:
    • cover letter
    • curriculum vitae
    • dissertation proposal
  2. A letter from the principal academic advisor commenting on the applicant's potential for producing a high-quality dissertation, the importance of the topic to the profession, and the progress that has been made to date must be emailed to Dissertation.Intern.Recruiting@stls.frb.org.

We are currently accepting applications for the 2015 positions. The application deadline is March 15, 2015.

 

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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