Jobs & Opportunities

The Center for International Development occasionally posts employment opportunities within CID, our Research Programs, and affiliated organizations. To submit an opportunity for consideration, email

Financial Analyst
CID has an immediate opening for a Financial Analyst. Reporting to the Finance and Operations Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for accurate reporting of CID’s finances, with an emphasis on financial processes improvement. He/she will work with senior CID staff in managing the financial health of the center and will be responsible for the oversight of core financial activities associated with CID’s various projects budgets and research fellow appointments. The Financial Analyst will act as the custodian of financial data, perform diverse and in-depth financial analysis, track expenses and income flows, ensure accuracy of financial accounting, and oversee the budgets utilization for all projects, unrestricted and restricted funds for the Center. [More]

Web UI/UX Designer
CID has an immediate opening for a full-time UI/UX designer to lead the design of a number of data-driven web applications. The applications are used by policymakers, economists, investors, and the general public to understand trade dynamics and development opportunities.  Our team consists of a strong group of interdisciplinary researchers and academics, alongside a small group of developers. You should be able to design and build websites using HTML and CSS, using modern technologies. You are expected to be a self-starter who is able to fulfill tasks without close oversight, and you are encouraged to be involved in all parts of the ideation and development process.  Work may involve international travel (Mexico, Colombia, Peru, other). [More]

Growth Lab

Research Fellows
The Growth Lab Research Fellow is a challenging and exciting position that includes both research and program management. The Fellow may contribute to research on industrial policy, growth diagnostics and The Product Space led by Prof. Ricardo Hausmann, while also helping to manage the programmatic aspects of the Growth Lab and other CID projects. We are looking for candidates who have working knowledge in either: 1) Economic theory focused on growth and/or trade theory or 2) Applied econometrics with an emphasis on identification strategy. [More]

Pre and Postdoctoral Fellowships (Non-Stipendiary only)
CID 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]

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