Full Time Paid Research Analyst at the Wharton School

Job Responsibilities

The successful candidate will support faculty research in a number of areas, including real estate, public policy, and urban economics. Job responsibilities include performing a variety of statistical and econometric analyses, writing research reports, collecting and maintaining databases, and providing research-related programming support. Independent thinking, a thorough understanding of economics, and self-motivation are highly valued in performing these functions.


BA/BS in Economics, Statistics, Finance, Mathematics, Computer Science or another closely-related discipline; previous experience as a research analyst or pursing independent research is preferred. Computer programming skills are necessary; ability to analyze data and write reports required. We anticipate that the successful candidate would work at the Center for up to three years, before going on to graduate programs or careers in economics, finance, real estate, or related disciplines. Recent Research Analysts have been admitted to the Berkeley, LSE, Michigan, Penn, Stanford, and Yale doctoral programs in Economics, as well as MIT and Penn Statistics. This is a full-time position, starting in the summer of 2023. The annual compensation is $52,000-$53,000 plus benefits.

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Rolling Deadline
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Name of Organization
University of Pennsylvania
Type of Opportunity
Full-time Work