Job Openings

Note: Due to circumstances related to Covid-19, the deadline for applications has been extended to February 28, 2022.

Finances of the Nation is seeking research associates for full-time employment beginning in June 2022. Research associate positions will normally be held for a period of one year. In addition, summer research internships are available.

Interested candidates should submit an application to by February 28, 2022. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and an unofficial transcript. If you have questions about the position, feel free to email

Who are we and what are we looking for?

Finances of the Nation is a new organization that creates data and economic analysis on public policies in Canada. Working closely with FON’s academic leadership team and Managing Editor, research associates will prepare data sets, conduct economic analysis, and help to manage the website

Candidates should have either a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in economics or related disciplines, or should expect to complete their degree very soon. Salary will be commensurate with training and experience.

We particularly invite applications from women and members of groups underrepresented in the economics profession. Finances of the Nation offers a work environment that is committed to equity and diversity.