Financial and Actuarial Mathematics, TU Wien, Austria TU Wien FAM


With 28,000 students and more than 5,000 employees, the University of Innsbruck is the largest and most important research and educational institution in Western Austria.

We are looking for a

Research associate in Asset Pricing

In the context of a Third-party funded research project, you are invited to apply for a challenging and interesting position at the Department of Banking and Finance. Your main responsibilities are independent research in the area of empirical asset pricing with a focus on factor models. The position is open rank, i.e. either Pre- or Post-Doc applicants can be considered. Applicants should demonstrate a strong background in Finance (or related field), documented by a corresponding Masters or PhD degree, as well as having sound quantitative capabilities including some programming knowledge, very good social competencies and, ideally, a first publication track record. The position is expected to work within a third-party funded research project which aims at understanding the relevance of risk factors from an empirical analysis of institutional investors' demand.

The appointment can be made for up to 4 years (full- or partial time) according to standard collective labour agreement conditions.

Did we raise your interest? We are looking forward to receiving your application until 24.02.2023, by sending your application documents to

For further information, do not hesitate to contact us via the same email-address.

The University of Innsbruck is committed to raising the quota of female employees and therefore explicitly welcomes applications from qualified female scientists. In the case of female underrepresentation women with equal qualifications will be given priority.
In accordance with Austrian disability laws qualified people with special requirements are expressly encouraged to apply for jobs.

At the application please refer to the FAM-jobs webpage.