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Research Assistant / Doctoral Student (f/m/d) at the Institute of Management Accounting and Control
Otto Beisheim School of Management (WHU Vallendar)
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management is a leading private business school in Germany and is continuously ranked among the top business schools in Europe.
On WHU's two campuses in Vallendar (near Koblenz) and Düsseldorf, faculty, students, and staff enjoy working in a stimulating international environment. The
organizational culture combines an entrepreneurial attitude and international orientation with a strong sense of community and a high commitment to excellence.
WHU's Institute of Management Accounting and Control invites applications for the position of
Research Assistant / Doctoral Student (f/m/d)
located at the WHU Campus Vallendar, starting at any time.
WHU has more than 50 faculty members in the fields of management, finance and accounting, economics, entrepreneurship and innovation, marketing and sales, and
supply chain management. Research at WHU aims to adhere to three principles: quality, internationality, and relevance to business practice
The Institute of Management Accounting and Control of WHU is a leading think tank in the area of management accounting and control. The institute also stands for
close collaboration with well-known partners in academia and industry.
Under the joint directorship of Prof. Dr. Marko Reimer and Prof. Dr. Utz Schäffer, the institute bundles the numerous teaching and research activities of the associated
professors and doctoral students. Our research focuses on the digital transformation of the finance function as well as the role of the
controller and the chief financial officer. In the annual ranking of PhD programs in the area of management accounting, the IMC currently ranks No. 1 in Europe.
completing a doctoral thesis and conducting empirical research
being part of an inspiring team
collaborating with our faculty, international researchers, and other doctoral students
presenting your research at international conferences
working with leading companies on controlling-related benchmarking processes, being part of our editorial team, or supporting our teaching activities and the WHU Controller Panel
strong motivation and enthusiasm
very good master-level university degree
excellent analytical skills
excellent English language skills
Our faculty, students, and staff are passionate about WHU and work together to continuously develop WHU as one of the leading business schools in Europe. Do you want to be a part of this vision? Come join our team!
Please send your application, including CV, supporting documents, and a letter of motivation via email to: