JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

Universität Hamburg

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The Faculty for Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Economics
Research Associate (PostDoc) in Financial Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464862
Date Posted: 03/17/2020
Date Inactive: 04/01/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associate (PostDoc) in Financial Economics
Section: International: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Hamburg, GERMANY
JEL Classifications:
G0 -- General
E4 -- Money and Interest Rates
Research Associate
Universität Hamburg
Social Sciences
financial markets
Salary Range: Salary Level 13 TV-L
Full Text of JOE Listing:

We are inviting applications for a Research Associate (PostDoc) in Financial Economics at Universität Hamburg.

The research of this group focuses on the interactions of financial markets, monetary policy and the macroeconomy. Important topics include the modeling of the term structure of interest rates, risk premia in asset prices, the effects of monetary policy on financial markets, and the role of the financial system for climate change. The emphasis is on empirical work using modern econometric methods.
The candidate will be a member of a team with a strong research focus and an international network, and will receive intensive research support.

This is a three-year position with a possible extension of up to three years depending on achievements during the first stage.

The position includes a teaching load of 5 hours per week. At least one-third of the time is available for the associate’s own research.

Requirements are a university degree and a doctorate in Economics or a related field, as well as profound knowledge of macroeconomics and/or financial economics. An excellent command of the English language is expected.

For further information and details on the application process, see the official job posting:

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/01/2020
Application Instructions:
For further information, please contact Prof. Michael Bauer, PhD or consult our website at Please include in your application a letter of reference, a description of your research agenda, and a job market paper.

Applications should include a cover letter, a tabular curriculum vitae, and copies of degree certificate(s). Please send applications by April 1, 2020, in PDF format to: