Ph.D. Programmes with Specialisations in Economics, Econometrics, or Finance with Research Assistant Positions

Ph.D. Programmes with Specialisations in Economics, Econometrics, or Finance with Research Assistant Positions

University of St.Gallen, Graduate Programme in Economics and Finance
Ph.D. Programmes with Specialisations in Economics, Econometrics, or Finance with Research Assistant Positions

The Graduate Programme in Economics and Finance (GPEF) at the University of St.Gallen is inviting applications for its Ph.D. Programmes with Specialisations in Economics, Econometrics, or Finance with Research Assistant Positions.

The GPEF offers a structured Ph.D. programme tailored towards a high-quality and internationally oriented education in economics, econometrics and financial research. It prepares students for an academic career or for applied research positions in policy and industry. Graduates are regularly selected for very reputable academic and non-academic positions.

The University of St.Gallen is one of the most renowned universities in the fields of finance, economics, and business in Europe.

QUALIFICATIONS: Successful candidates have acquired (or are about to complete) a Master’s degree in Economics, Econometrics, Finance or a related field with excellent grades, and have a strong motivation to conduct own research. They can choose to enrol either in the specialisations Economics / Econometrics (PhD programme in Economics & Econometrics, PEcon) or Finance (PhD Programme in Finance, PiF), starting fall semester 2022.

Strong English language skills are required. Ph.D. students are typically funded through teaching and research assistant positions.

APPLICATIONS: For details on potential supervisors and vacancies, and about the application process, please visit:

Application information for Finance: https://www.unisg.ch/en/forschung/doktorat/graduateprogrammeeconomicsandandfinance/admission#tab=087e2e86-ddf4-48bc-bed8-41f1e0f8138b

Application information for Economics/Econometrics: https://www.unisg.ch/en/forschung/doktorat/graduateprogrammeeconomicsandandfinance/admission#tab=9032d166-fe91-48e9-a014-e5ac894aadd9

For full consideration, please submit your application by 15th February 2022.

FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information please contact gpef@unisg.ch (Dr. Mirela Keuschnigg)

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