The Korea-America Economic Association

Job Openings (KIET)


Associate Research Fellow (Doctoral)

The Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET) is a leading think tank and government-sponsored research institute established in 1976.

KIET conducts industrial policy oriented researches for public sectors in general.

We are opening positions in the following areas of economics: Macroeconomics, Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics and Statistics, Industrial Organization, Strategic Management, Distribution and Logistics, International Trade, Regional and Urban Economics.

We are looking for the candidates with a Ph.D. degree, or students expecting a Ph.D. degree by August 2018.

The application process will be as follows:

[First round] Document review

: To apply, please send a (1) curriculum vitae, (2) statement of purpose, (3) three letters of recommendation, and a (4) job market paper.

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[Second round] Interview at the American Economic Association 2018 Annual Meeting **(Candidates must register and come to the 2018 AEA Annual Meeting for the interview – for more information, please visit,**

: We will notify the status of the application from the first round by December 18, 2017 and discuss the interview schedule with the prospective candidates.

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