Research Employment Opportunities

The Boston Fed hires economists, analysts, and research assistants for work in the Research Department and the Supervision, Regulation and Credit Department.

Research Department Economists

Financial Economist
The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston seeks an experienced financial economist with expertise in the areas of banking, financial intermediation, and/or financial regulation, but we will consider candidate's with new Ph.D.s as well.

The Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston seeks a new or experienced macroeconomist with expertise in monetary economics and international macroeconomics.

Research Assistants

Immediate Opening for a Research Assistant
The Research Department has an immediate opening for a research assistant. In addition to our standard job requirements, qualified candidates should have advanced STATA programming experience, proficiency in calculus and linear algebra, basic knowledge of finance (asset, present value calculation), accounting (balance-sheet, income statements), and banking data. If interested, please apply here.


Summer Interns
The Research Department will begin accepting applications for the 2016 Summer Internship program in late February. These internships are full-time paid positions offered to qualified college students who are available to work beginning May through August 2016. We seek candidates majoring in economics, mathematics, statistics and computer science. Successful candidates typically possess strong quantitative and mathematical skills, have excellent grades in their major/concentration and have experience with one or more statistical software package. Questions about our internship program may be emailed to