The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg is recruiting a :
Doctoral researcher (PhD student) in Finance
A specialisation is foreseen in Empirical Finance
The doctoral researcher will be working within the Department of Finance. The doctoral researcher is expected to contribute to research projects in the area of Empirical Finance.
The candidate’s main task will be to prepare a doctoral thesis in the field of Empirical Finance, under the supervision of Professor Christian Wolff.
The thesis work will be undertaken at the University of Luxembourg but can also be part of a jointly-supervised with another university.
Contribute to the teaching of classes ranging from one to three hours per week, of small group teachings and tutorials.
Master’s degree in Finance or related discipline.
Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment : fluency in English is necessary, good understanding of French and / or German will be considered an advantage.
Fully-funded position with a competitive salary.
Regular personal exchanges with the supervisor and the members of the thesis committee, and a high quality research environment provided by the Doctoral School of Economics and Finance.
An exciting international and multilingual research environment.
Personal work space at the University.
Applications should be submitted online, by 15 / 09 / 2020 and must include the following :
A motivation letter.
A detailed curriculum vitae with list of publications and copies thereof, if applicable.
A transcript of concluded university studies.
The name, current position and relationship to the applicant, of one referee.
For more information concerning this position, please contact Prof. Christian Wolff, email : christian.wolff uni.lu
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.