All candidates should have (i) a PhD or advanced degree, (ii) excellent written communication skills, (iii) proven ability to perform high quality research, (iv) the demonstrated ability and desire to engage in the policy process, and (v) an established record of research leadership and management. Proven ability to fundraise for research projects is highly desirable. Fundraising responsibilities would grow over time. Candidates should be prepared to be in residence at Resources for the Future’s office in Washington, DC.
Annual salary and initial contract length are negotiable and commensurate with experience and professional success. Candidates applying before December 15, 2019 would be eligible for an interview at the January 2020 Allied Social Science Associations meeting in San Diego, but such an interview is not necessary for consideration.
Application materials must be submitted on-line at http://www.rff.org/about/careers in PDF format and include a cover letter, CV/Resume, and one or more sample publications or research products. Please include your first and last name in each PDF file name. Should you experience any difficulty in applying online, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have trouble with the online application system, please try using a different browser.
RFF is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and veterans are encouraged to apply.