Open Rank Faculty Positions CEU Department of Economics and Business
Advertiser: Department of Economics and Business, Central European University
Field(s) of specialization: Econometrics - Finance - Theory
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor
Location of job: Quellenstrasse 51, Vienna, 1100, Austria (map)
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2021-09-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 2
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 30 Nov 2020
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted at
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Open Rank Faculty positions

CEU Department of Economics and Business

Starting date: Fall 2021

Application deadline: November 30, 2020, (review of applications will start December 1, 2020)

Full- Or Part-Time: Full-time (40 hours/week)

Location: Vienna, Austria

The Department of Economics and Business at Central European University ( invites applications for three full-time Open Rank Faculty positions in the areas of applied theory, financial economics and applied econometrics with a focus on machine learning. The initial contract is for 6 years; continued employment depends on outcome of review in case of Assistant Professor rank. The initial contract is up to 4 years (renewable) for the Associate Professor rank or indefinite term in case of Full Professor rank.

Responsibilities include teaching and producing high quality research. Compensation and teaching load will be competitive with top European academic institutions. Applicants should have - or be close to completing (in case of Assistant Professor applications) - a Ph.D. and demonstrate strong potential in research and teaching.

How to Apply

Applications should include a cover letter, two letters of reference, a curriculum vitae, and a published or unpublished research paper.
Applications are accepted on rolling basis and should be submitted through the website:

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CEU is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary. CEU’s mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies. CEU offers bachelor's, master’s and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

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