Jobs & Opportunities

Finance and Operations Associate
Two of CID's programs, Building State Capability (BSC) and the Growth Lab (GL), have an immediate opening for a Finance and Operations Assistant. Under the direction of the Associate Director of Finance and Operations, this role will provide a range of financial and administrative support and will serve as a liaison to faculty, fellows, and staff members. [More]

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
The Growth Lab is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join its dynamic, cross-disciplinary group of researchers working to understand economic growth and structural transformation from the perspective that these phenomena are functions of the acquisition and diffusion of productive capabilities. The current Postdoctoral researcher position is a one-year assignment (with a possibility of extension) that focuses on the future of work, using economic complexity analysis to understand changes in jobs and labor markets. Application deadline is Aug. 18.  [More]

Director of Strategic Engagement and Development
CID has an immediate opening for a Director of Strategic Engagement and Development to support the Center Director. The role is an extremely exciting opportunity to help grow Harvard’s premier international development research center to further its vision of deploying the best talent available at Harvard and beyond to work on the most pressing problems facing the world today. [More]

Research Assistants
CID’s Growth Lab program has immediate openings for two (2) full-time Research Assistants to help with a range of research responsibilities. As an important part of our research teams, Research Assistant(s) will gain valuable experience working with faculty and research fellows on international development research and policy. [More]

Research Fellows
Sorry, we are no longer accepting applications for Research Fellows to join the Growth Lab. If you would like more information on this or any other future opportunities, please feel free to reach out to Andrea Hayes

Pre and Postdoctoral Fellowships (Non-Stipendiary only)
The Center for International Development accepts applications on a rolling basis for Pre or Postdoctoral Fellows who are interested in conducting research in the areas of economic development, growth, macroeconomics and trade as part of the Growth Lab. The Pre or Postdoctoral Fellows will conduct independent research, while contributing to the vibrant community of Growth Lab fellows. The Fellows will also have the opportunity to contribute to applications of the research in the policy arena. [More]