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The Research Center SAFE “Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe” at Goethe University Frankfurt’s House of Finance is seeking to fill the position of a

Postdoctoral Researcher (100%, TV-H 13)

 

SAFE is a cooperation of the Center for Financial Studies and Goethe University funded by the Hessian excellence initiative LOEWE. It promotes research and independent policy advice on all aspects of modern financial markets. A wide range of experts from different fields, including finance, macroeconomics, microeconomics of organizations, financial mathematics, marketing and law collaborate and bundle their strengths in SAFE.

 

We are looking for

a postdoctoral researcher with a PhD in Finance or Economics for a position in the SAFE team project “The impact of quantitative easing and the zero lower interest rate bound on asset prices” The person would be involved in theoretical and empirical research in the field of the asset pricing and macro-finance focusing on the impact of the low interest rate environment on asset prices, productivity, and economic growth. Starting date would ideally be in the fall of 2016, but no later than 1 January 2017.

 

Your Profile

  • You hold a PhD in Finance, Economics, Econometrics or a related field
  • You have experience with theoretical and empirical research in the area of equilibrium asset pricing, production models, long-run risk etc.
  • Your English is fluent
  • You have advanced skills in software packages such as Matlab, Stata, R as well as in programming languages such as Python, Java, or C++
  • You have a pronounced ability to work independently, but you can also contribute substantially to the design of the research agenda in the area of the team project

 

We offer

the infrastructure of a modern research center with excellent contacts to the scientific and financial community. You will be working in a very attractive working environment in the House of Finance at Goethe University and an enthusiastic team of colleagues. Compensation will be a full time position in accordance with the standards of the public services wage agreement of the State of Hesse (TV-H E 13). The employment contract has an initial duration until 31 December 2018 due to third party funding.

 

Your application: Please submit your application, together with the usual credentials (CV, letter of motivation, transcripts etc.), electronically to Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist gegen Spambots geschützt! JavaScript muss aktiviert werden, damit sie angezeigt werden kann. by adding APPLICATION PostDoc Project 21630 in the subject line of your email.

The deadline for the submission is 15 September 2016.

Should you have any questions please contact Professor Christian Schlag via email: Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist gegen Spambots geschützt! JavaScript muss aktiviert werden, damit sie angezeigt werden kann. .