JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
University of St. Gallen
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: St. Gallen, St. Gallen, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The School of Economics and Political Science of the University of St. Gallen wishes to appoint an
Assistant Professor in Statistics and Econometrics (Big Data)
as soon as possible. The position will cover the analysis of Big Data in Statistics and Econometrics.
To be considered for this position, applicants must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Econometrics, or Computer Science. Because it will be a key duty of this position to build up and support a new research group focusing on Big Data, the ideal candidate should possess a solid experience in working with very large databases. The appointment is for 6 years (non-tenure track). The teaching load will be 2-3 weekly hours per semester, i.e., 1 course per semester.
Applications from qualified women are particularly welcome.
Candidates should submit their online application along with the usual supporting documents. Two supporting references should also be sent directly to Nicole Köppel, Office of Search Committee, Dufourstrasse 50, CH-9000 St. Gallen, Switzerland or berufungen@ .
Closing date: August 31, 2015.
Please find further information about our research and study programmes on . Enquiries can be addressed to Prof. Michael Lechner.
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