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Research Fellow P-2 at UNU-WIDER - United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research

UNU-WIDER - United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research
Research Fellow P-2
Expiry Date
03 Aug 2021
Posted on
09 Jul 2021

UNU-WIDER is looking for an outstanding individual with strong commitment and potential to support 'Building up efficient and fair tax systems – lessons based on administrative tax data' -project.

Required qualifications and experience

PhD degree in economics, development economics, or a related discipline and extensive knowledge of tax and development issues are required; candidates close to completion of their PhD degree will also be considered.

Progressively responsible relevant postgraduate work experience. Proven track record in econometric analysis is required.

Experience in project management as well as in leading large dataset preparation and curation work is required. Prior experience in building and running a data lab is desirable.

Experience in capacity building with developing countries partners is required.

Excellent drafting skills and fluency in both oral and written English; knowledge of French, Portuguese, Spanish, or Arabic would be an asset.

Excellent team player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity.

Readiness to travel internationally, including extended stays in developing countries when collaborating with local partners.

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