The Department of Statistics and Operations Research at the University of Vienna invites applications for a postdoc position (“University Assistant”) in the field of Financial Econometrics/Statistics (ID no. 8772)


The contract is fixed-term and limited to 6 years. Applicants should have completed (or should be close to completing) a PhD in statistics or econometrics. Knowledge of German is an asset, but not required.
The University of Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and aims at increasing the number of female faculty members. Therefore, in particularly, qualified women are encouraged to apply. Information about the Department of Statistics and Operations  Research can be found at


Applications should include a curriculum vitae detailing the candidate’s education, teaching experience, list of publications, and a letter of motivation. Moreover, the application should include up to two selected papers.  Three letters of reference should be sent by the referees directly to Ms. Julia Brandstätter (
Candidates should send all application material in a single pdf or zip file to Ms. Julia Brandstätter (

Deadline: August 12, 2018


If you need further information regarding the position, please, contact Professor Nikolaus Hautsch (