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Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has launched a multi-year effort to strengthen its research group. It is seeking to hire a research assistant starting in the summer 2018. The position is a great opportunity for high-achieving students who will be graduating this spring to gain experience by working with Fed economists on rigorous research and critical policy work for a couple of years before moving on to graduate school. We are currently reviewing applications. A strong background in economics with solid skills in computer science and/or mathematics are required. 
The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas is an equal opportunity employer. Diversity and inclusion are the core values that allow the Bank’s talented workforce to perform to its greatest potential. For more information about our Research Department, please visit our web site (
Applicants should send their cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and a writing sample (related to economics, preferably empirical) to
More information about the Dallas Fed RA program can be found at A one page flyer for printing and posting can be found at
Information about Federal Reserve System RA and intern opportunities can be found at

Rolling Deadline

Yes. See external link for more information.

Name of Organization

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Type of Opportunity

Summer Jobs