«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 (preferably 40%; or 20% - 60%) and should start in February 2019 or later.

The candidates should demonstrate a strong interest in one of the core areas of the chair, in particular exchange rates, market microstructure and money markets.
  • 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) 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's thesis, if wished.
By 10 January 2019, applicants should submit: (1) a short letter of motivation, (2) CV and (3) transcript of grades. Applications 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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