The Department of Economics at the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (DEC) invites expressions of interest for an RTD-B position (assistant professor with an associate professor tenure track) in Financial mathematics and actuarial sciences; expressions of interest in Mathematics for economics can also be considered.

Our Department is devoted to promoting high quality research, seminars and conference activities, with the aim of contributing to the national and international policy debate. QS ranks our Department as top 250 worldwide, Shanghai Ranking as top 300, the most recent Italian National Research Assessment ranked us as fifth economics department in Italy. The Department has been recently financed by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research under the program “Departments of Excellence” for the 2018/2022 period. More information about the DEC can be found at

Applicants should have an established track record of publications in top international journals and evidence of recognition in the international academic community, preferably including grant application and project management. A strong interest in high quality teaching is also expected.

Applications from scholars working abroad are welcome and treated under a favorable tax waiver scheme.

Application Instructions
Applications should be received by March 15, 2019. They should include a CV, and should be sent to

There are no restrictions regarding the nationality of the applicants. DEC is an equal opportunity employer. Please note that this is a call for interest, not a job vacancy announcement. The Department will advertise job vacancies later in the year.