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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.
Professor Dr. Angelo Ranaldo who holds a chair in "Finance and Systemic Risk" at the University of St.Gallen (s/bf-HSG) seeks to appoint a
Junior Research Assistant
This is a part-time work position (ideally 40%; or 20% - 60%) and should start in May 2020 or later.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate a strong interest in the core research areas of the chair and (s)he should be considering a Ph.D. in Finance at the University of St.Gallen preferably in Fall 2021.
Requirements
  • Bachelor or Master degree in finance, economics, or econometrics with excellent grades
  • Commitment to top-quality research assistance
  • Advanced programming (e.g. Matlab, R, Stata, Python) and data analysis skills
  • Advanced English language and communication skills.
The Chair offers
  • To be part of a motivated team working on a cutting-edge research
  • Flexible working hours in a stimulating environment
  • The opportunity to carry out a Master thesis and to be considered as a future
    Ph.D. student and research assistant.
By 15 March 2020, interested candidates should submit: (1) a short letter of motivation, (2) a CV, (3) a transcript of grades and (4) mention two references. Documents should be submitted by email as a single PDF-file to angelo.ranaldo@unisg.ch. Review of applications will begin immediately.
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