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Research Assistant (Part-Time Graduate Student)

Economic Development Research Group (EDR Group) has an immediate opening for a part-time Graduate Student to assist in economic research pertaining to issues of economic development, energy and transportation.


The position is for work 15-20 hours per week during the academic year, with the possibility of full-time employment during the summer. The ideal candidate has the following qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a Masters or PhD program in economics, business administration, urban/regional planning or public policy;
  • Prior training in economics and statistics, with experience in spreadsheet modeling and statistical analysis;
  • Ability to work together in a team

Located in the Boston area for work during the academic year; or ability to relocate to the Boston area for Summer employment.

To apply, please send your resume, along with a cover letter that clarifies your interests, skills and availability. You may send your resume via e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , via fax to 1-617-338-1174, or via regular mail to: Economic Development Research Group, 155 Federal St, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02110.

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