Employment Opportunities

Current Vacancies

ERS has no current job openings at this time.  Please check this page frequently for upcoming Vacancy announcements.

Summer Internships

Under the Pathways Program, ERS hires students for summer internship positions. Applicants must be enrolled at least half-time at an accredited school (university, graduate, or professional school) and be in good academic standing (2.0 GPA or better). Students are hired to work full-time but may work part-time if discussed when the student is hired.

The Summer internship vacancy announcements closed February 16, 2018. Please check this page next year for the 2019 Summer Intern job announcements. 

The Economic Research Service (ERS) Postdoctoral Program

Postdoctoral researchers at ERS conduct both independent and collaborative research on issues that matter, and enjoy a challenging environment in which to continue their professional careers.

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