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PhD-candidates at the department of Finance, Maastricht University

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    Maastricht University (UM)
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    12/01/2020 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
    Netherlands › Maastricht

The Department of Finance at Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
is looking to fill several positions for PhD-candidates, detailed on the website of the Finance Department: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/research/institutes/finance/vacancies
Candidates are expected to start before the end of 2020, most likely September 1
(but earlier is negotiable). We offer 4-year positions. 


The terms of employment of Maastricht University are set out in the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO). Furthermore, local UM provisions also apply. For more information look at the website http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl > Support > UM employees.

Selection process

Maastricht University is committed to nurturing an inclusive culture and a welcoming atmosphere. This inclusiveness strategy has resulted in a very diverse representation of nationalities and cultures. We strongly believe that diversity (including, but not limited to nationality, age and gender) of the staff and student population will increase the quality of UM education & research. Fostering diversity and inclusivity creates an academic community where individual talents thrive, and values and differences are cherished. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are qualified for this position.

Application procedure can be found on: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/research/institutes/finance/vacancies


Additional comments

The Finance Department at Maastricht University, has a large and culturally diverse PhD community, and we welcome enthusiastic, talented new PhD students. PhD positions are paid for, with minimal teaching obligations. The department has been very successful in placing PhD students after graduation. Recent placements include top universities outside the Netherlands (MIT, Duke
University, London School of Economics, Oxford University) as well as within the
country (Erasmus University Rotterdam, Free University Amsterdam).

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Offer Requirements

Specific Requirements

The successful candidate is expected to have affinity with and knowledge of the above
topics as well as a strong foundation in economics, and econometrics. Furthermore,
he or she should have a demonstrated ability to perform research in this field, as
shown by excellent grades for courses in at least some of these respective fields. The
candidate should be open to various research methods, e.g. be willing to work with,
for example, large proprietary datasets.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Maastricht University
6211 LM
Tongersestraat 53

EURAXESS offer ID: 470165
Posting organisation offer ID: 288069


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