Assistant Professor, non-tenure track

  • Vienna University of Economics and Business
  • Research, development, teaching
  • Fulltime
  • published till: 14.07.2021

You want to understand how things are connected and make a fundamental impact? We offer an environment where you can realize your full potential. At one of Europe’s largest and most modern business and economics universities. On a campus where quality of work is also quality of life. We are looking for support at the

Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance
Fulltime, 40 hours/week
Starting as soon as possible and ending after 6 years

What to expect

Research in Finance

  • Teaching: Finance at all program levels
  • Independent supervision of bachelor and master theses
  • Active participation in the Vienna Graduate School of Finance (VGSF - vgsf.ac.at)
  • Cooperation in the management of the institute

What you have to offer

  • We seek candidates with strong research potential in any area of Finance
  • Candidates should have a PhD degree or anticipate receiving a PhD by end of July 2021 in Finance or a related discipline
  • Academic research paper (“job market paper”), preferably single-authored, which has been published or is publishable in a leading academic journal
  • Active involvement in the international academic community through cooperation with coauthors, visiting positions at other universities, and/or presentations at leading academic conferences
  • Excellent knowledge of research methods in the relevant fields
  • A demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching
  • Excellent English language skills
  • Willingness to use multimedia formats in teaching


Required submission materials:

  • C.V.
  • Cover letter
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 2

For details of the position, please contact the head of the Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance, Professor Stefan Bogner, by phone: +43-1-31336-4242, or email: Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!.

Travel and lodging expenses:
ln case you are invited to a job talk at WU, the Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance will refund your travel costs on usual terms.

What we offer you

  • A top business and economics university with renowned experts on the faculty and a diverse range of subjects, triple accredited
  • Excellent infrastructure, both technologically and architecturally, and a wide range of WU service units
  • Family friendly, with an appreciative and inclusive atmosphere
  • Flexibility and individual freedom thanks to flexible working hours
  • Inspiring campus life with over 2,400 employees in research, teaching, and administration and approximately 21,500 students on a conveniently located, architecturally unique campus in the heart of Vienna
  • Generous support for continuing education and travel
  • Architecturally spectacular, modern campus in the heart of Vienna

The minimum monthly gross salary amounts to €3,945.90 (paid 14 times per year), this salary may be adjusted based on equivalent prior work experience.

Do you want to join the WU team?
Then please submit your application by July 14, 2021 (ID 1057).
We are looking forward to hearing from you!