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«A place where knowledge is created» - As one of Europe's leading universities of economics and business administration, the University of St.Gallen (HSG), Switzerland, is committed to the education of over 8500 students and is one of the largest employers in the region, providing around 3100 employees with an attractive and innovative environment for research.
The Sports and Econometrics group of the Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research (SEW) of the University of St.Gallen is looking for a
Post-doc in Sports Econometrics
The focus of the position is on Sports Economics, Econometrics and Machine Learning. Starting in the 2nd half of 2020, it is initially for 2 years (an extension may be possible). The position provides an active international research environment and a competitive salary. 

In addition to an excellent recent PhD / doctorate in Economics or a related field, strong quantitative are important. Skills in machine learning will be a particular asset. Furthermore, candidates should show the credentials for a successful career in academia. Good German language skills are an advantage but not required.
The position entails participation in the research projects of the Sports and Econometrics team of Professor Michael Lechner as well as developing an independent research agenda.
For further information, see our webpages or contact us directly. If you are interested, please send your application by email to Michael Lechner michael.lechner@unisg.ch. There is no formal deadline but early applications are encouraged.
Schweizerisches Institut für Empirische Wirtschaftsforschung (SEW-HSG)
Universität St.Gallen (HSG) | Varnbüelstrasse 14 | 9000 St.Gallen