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Job Announcement - Staff Research Associate

Summary: Conduct research on new environmental strategies and their potential economic impacts; analyze and assess technologies using research software including geographic information systems, Stata, Microsoft Excel and Implan; construct project finance models; conduct data analysis on debt structuring and financial environmental policy incentives; analyze and forecast potential financial impact of existing and potential environmental public policies; prepare literature reviews; prepare funding proposals for research projects; write technical reports and other communications.

Requirement: Master’s degree in environmental economics, environmental sciences or a related field.  Demonstrated proficiency in using Excel for financial analysis and economic modeling; demonstrated knowledge of environmental economics and environmental law; demonstrated knowledge of climate change issues and energy management including renewable energy, energy efficiency and the smart grid; demonstrated knowledge of market-based carbon pricing regulation such as Cap-and-Trade. 

Salary Range: $58,100-$115,100/year

Job Location: 405 Hilgard Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90095

Send resume & cover letter to UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation, Box 951656, L.A., CA 90095-1656.

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