Research Fellow (PhD Candidate) in Finance in the Field of Capital Market Research (m/f/d)
Technische Universität München (TUM)
Technical University Munich
TUM School of Management
Center for Digital Transformation
Prof. Dr. Sebastian Müller
Being one of the best faculties in Economics in Germany, the TUM School of Management is building a unique bridge between Management and Technology within an international teaching and learning environment. For our TUM Campus Heilbronn, the TUM School of Management of the Technical University of Munich is currently looking for a
Research Fellow (PhD Candidate)
in Finance in the Field of Capital Market Research (m/f/d)
The candidates should have completed (or are completing) a Master’s degree or equivalent in Management/Business, Economics, Business Mathematics, or Information Systems
Enthusiasm for conducting high quality and innovative empirical research in Finance
Intellectual curiosity and an interest in pursuing a career in academia
Strong statistical training and quantitative research methods
Experience with programming languages such as R, Python, Stata, or Matlab is highly desirable
Ability to work both independently and as part of a research team
Good interpersonal and organizational skills
Superior academic track record
Excellent English language skills
The successful candidate will work under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Sebastian Müller on research, focusing on Asset Pricing, Asset Management, Behavioral Finance, Digital Finance, and/or Sustainable Finance.
The doctoral candidate is willing to support the teaching activities at the Center for Digital Transformation at TUM Campus Heilbronn.
In addition, the doctoral candidate will participate in the PhD program of TUM School of Management.
Moreover, the successful candidate will work on third-party funded projects.
A stimulating, dynamic and multi-disciplinary research environment with good resources
A diverse and demanding job within a modern and prestigious university environment
Opportunity to work at the intersection of Management and Technology
The TUM Campus Heilbronn is located in a highly innovative high-tech region in Europe, which is strongly characterized by family-owned companies. The vibrant city offers a unique combination of imperial history and modern life, and is a beautiful place to live and work.
Depending on qualifications, the attractive remuneration will be based on the Collective Agreement for the Civil Service of the Länder (E13 TV-L)
Full-time position (part-time possible)
The vacant position can be filled from March 2023 or by arrangement and is initially limited for 3 years.
TUM strives to raise the proportion of women in its workforce and explicitly encourages applications from qualified women. Applications from disabled persons with essentially the same qualifications will be given preference.
If you are interested in working in our team, please send your application together with your CV and supporting documentation to the Technical University of Munich, TUM School of Management, Ms. Charlotte Koch, Bildungscampus 9, 74076 Heilbronn or by email in a single PDF no later than January 15, 2023 at email@example.com quoting the keyword “Finance”.
Your application should include:
Motivation Letter including (i) your research interests; (ii) your knowledge of and experience with
Finance and empirical research; and (iii) your reasons for applying for this position
Degrees and transcripts
GPA, GPA ranking (X/XX), university ranking for your Master’s program, IELTS/TOEFL/GRE
scores (if available)
Reference letters or e-mail addresses of two university professors who know you well
Writing sample (optional)
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