OFFICES IN Washington D.C. & New Delhi

The Center For Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy

Working at CDDEP

CDDEP seeks to provide a pleasant and supportive work environment for all employees, and offers a competitive range of benefits. We encourage close collaboration and open communication among all staff members, and actively mentor employees to nurture their best performance.


CDDEP is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. It is our policy to recruit, hire, and provide opportunities for advancement in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or disability. CDDEP enforces a strict non-smoking and drug-free workplace policy. We offer a competitive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, retirement, partial tuition reimbursement, and accumulated medical and annual leave.


Open positions are posted regularly on the CDDEP website and advertised online and in appropriate outlets. Standing staff recruiting committees oversee hiring of management and senior research positions. Because of recruiting volume, we regret that we will only accept applications for positions that are currently open and only those applicants that are selected for further discussions will be contacted.



Research Analyst in Economics, Washington, DC

The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP) seeks an energetic individual to provide economics research support to its staff.  The position will be based in CDDEP’s Washington DC office, with locally competitive salary and benefits. We seek applicants with backgrounds in economics, epidemiology, public policy, statistics, computer science or a closely related field to work as part of our research teams. Candidates must have BA/BS or MA/MS/MPH. We especially seek individuals with knowledge of economics, good analytical reasoning, and technical writing skills. Experience with statistical programming using R/STATA is essential, programming experience in other languages including C/C++, SQL, or python is a plus. Applicants without programming skills will not be considered. Applicants must be well organized, attentive to detail, and able to work independently.  More information.

Mathematical Modeler, DC

We currently are seeking applications for a mathematical modeling position to support multiple projects involving analysis of interventions to improve patient health. Candidates will be responsible for developing new agent-based models of disease transmission in consultation with Dr. Ramanan Laxminarayan and Dr. Eili Klein as well as maintaining and updating older simulation projects. Position is in Washington, DC. More information.

Research Analyst, Delhi

To build further evidence base on AMR research in India, CDDEP invites applications for a Research Assistant position in veterinary epidemiology. The successful candidate will participate in a data collection initiative on the epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance in farm animals in India. Candidates must have MSc/PhD in veterinary sciences, microbiology, have strong quantitative data management skills and demonstrated experience with maintaining database, and have experience of working in the field of veterinary public health in India (lab or field work experience will be considered an added value). Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience (2 years) with data extraction, systematic reviews. Position is in New Delhi India. More information.

Communications Associate, Delhi

CDDEP invites applications for a Communications Associate to support the organization’s daily communications activities and help to develop and implement long-term strategies to broaden outreach and policy impact.  The Communications Associate, who will be based in New Delhi, will work closely with a Washington, DC and New Delhi team of researchers and collaborators to disseminate research findings to media, policymakers, and the general public through a variety of print and digital avenues. Position is in New Delhi India. More information.

Research Analyst, Delhi/DC

We seek applicants with backgrounds in global health, public health, economics, epidemiology, molecular biology, computer science and/or natural sciences to work as part of our research teams. Candidates must have BA/BS or MA/MS/MPH. We especially seek individuals with knowledge of epidemiology and economics, and good analytical reasoning and technical writing skills. Statistical programming using R/STATA experience necessary, programming experience in other languages including C/C++, SQL, or python a plus. Must be well organized, attentive to detail, and able to work independently. Position is in Delhi India and then DC. More information.

Post-Doctoral Researcher

CDDEP invites applications for a Post Doctoral Researcher to collaborate on projects involving the economic analysis of infectious diseases, vaccination strategies and disease outbreaks. Applications will be accepted for a two-year position. The successful candidate would have considerable flexibility in defining specific research avenues within the broad boundaries described above. Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Economics, skills in game theory and econometrics, and interest in collaborating with non-economists. More Information.