Research Assistant / Hilfsassistent*in

Research Assistant / Hilfsassistent*in

8 hours per week / 20%

The chair of Financial Markets, under direction of Prof. Dr. Yvan Lengwiler in the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Basel, invites applications for two Research Assistant (Hilfsassistent*in) positions with a 20% appointment.

Start date: 1 August 2024, or by arrangement
End date: 31 December 2024, or by arrangement
Closing date for applications: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the positions are filled.

Your profile

  • Master student at the University of Basel (or a nearby university) 
  • Proficient in, or eager to learn, statistical software (Python, Matlab, Stata, or R) 
  • Familiar with basic econometrics and statistics 
  • Competent in using word processing software (e.g., Microsoft Office) 
  • Focused, persistent, and accurate in their work approach 
  • Passionate about Economics, banking, and AI research 
  • Capable of working both independently and collaboratively

We offer you

  • High-quality research in a dynamic, innovative scientific environment
  • Flexible working hours with remote work possibilities
  • Direct mentorship from experienced faculty
  • Opportunities to enhance your coding, critical thinking, and research skills
  • Valuable experience for your future academic or professional career

Conditions of employment and salary are governed by the personnel and salary regulations of the University of Basel.


Application / Contact

Excited to join our team? We look forward to receiving your complete online application, including:

(1) CV, (2) Cover letter, and (3) Copies of university diplomas and transcripts of academic records.

For more information about the position, please contact Dr. Kumar Rishabh (Email).

Do not overlook the inclusion of Academic Europe in your application.

University of Basel

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Deadline: 2024-08-31
Location: Switzerland, Basel
Categories: AI, Econometrics, Economics, Finance, Research Assistant, research software, Statistics,


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