The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne (HEC Lausanne, invites applications for a PhD Position in Actuarial Science.

Starting on September 1, 2020 or a mutually agreed later date.

The first contract duration is 1 year, and it can be renewed twice for 2 years, so that the maximal funding period is 5 years.

Applicants must hold a Master degree in actuarial science, mathematics or a related discipline. We seek a candidate with a good track record and a strong desire to deepen the knowledge in actuarial science through research. Fluency in English is required. A basic understanding of French is a plus. In addition to the research activity, the responsibilities will include teaching assistant tasks at the Department of Actuarial Science.

The Department of Actuarial Science at the HEC Lausanne offers a stimulating working environment in an international, diversified and dynamic research team in the field of actuarial science.

Applications should be submitted online by May 31, 2020. Application material should include a curriculum vitae and a motivation letter, as well as copies of the university diplomas and transcripts.

Additional information may be obtained following the link below or from Professor Hansjoerg Albrecher, Department of Actuarial Science, HEC Lausanne, Bâtiment Extranef, CH-1015 Lausanne-Dorigny,

The University of Lausanne promotes access of women to academic positions and strongly encourages them to apply.

Apply before: May 31, 2020.

Link to the Online Application: