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


University of Vienna

Postdoctoral Position in Econometrics

The Department of Statistics and Operations Research at the University of Vienna invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the field of Econometrics

We are looking for candidates with a strong background in econometrics, quantitative economics or statistics. Applicants should have completed (or should be close to completing) a PhD in econometrics, economics, statistics, data science or related fields with strong quantitative orientation.

The contract is fixed-term and limited to 4 years. Extensions might be possible. Applications should include (i) a curriculum vitae, (ii) a letter of motivation, (iii) a list of publications, (iv) two selected papers and (v) and at least two recommendation letters. Salary in accordance with collective collective bargaining agreement: 48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.

We offer a pleasant work environment within a friendly, dynamic and international team, being placed in a city with the world-wide highest living quality. Information about the Department of Statistics and Operations Research can be found at Collaborations with researchers in the Research Network "Data Science @ Uni Vienna",, are highly welcome.

Candidates should send all application material in a single pdf or zip file to Viktoria Schildhammer ( The recommendation letters should be sent by the reviewers directly to Viktoria Schildhammer (

Deadline: 15.05.2023

Knowledge of German is an asset, but not required. The University of Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and aims at increasing the number of female faculty members. Therefore, in particularly, qualified women are encouraged to apply.

If you need further information regarding the position, please, contact Professor Nikolaus Hautsch (

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