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Applied Economics Clinic Researcher/Modeler
The Applied Economics Clinic provides on-the-job training to graduate and advanced undergraduate students in the form of paid internships as research assistants. Research assistants learn practical skills, gain knowledge regarding the fields of economics, energy, environmental protection, and consumer equity, and have the opportunity to work on applied projects.

The Clinic is currently hiring a Researcher/Modeler with (1) strong technical and quantitative skills; (2) a strong desire to learn new models and data techniques; and (3) enthusiasm for working on issues related to energy, environment, equity and other consumer rights. Mandatory qualifications include a Ph. D or Masters in any technical field (economics, engineering, science, etc.) or four years of relevant experience, strong technical/quantitative skills, and familiarity with complex Excel functions. For more information and hiring instructions, please see here.

Applied Economics Clinic Research Assistant / Internship
The Clinic is also currently hiring for Spring 2019 research assistants. To apply for a research assistant position for Spring 2019, please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample, Excel spreadsheet example, and three references to If you are a Tufts University student, please indicate if you have a work-study award (note that non-Tufts students are also eligible to apply). Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. See additional details about the AEC here.


Environmental Programs at Tufts University

The Tufts Institute of the Environment (TIE) website provides links to the various environmental undergraduate and graduate degree programs offered at the university as well as a complete listing of Tufts' environmental programs and the university's environmental policy.

Tufts Office of Sustainability
This office serves as a resource, a catalyst, and an advocate for environmental sustainability at Tufts.

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