St.Gallen Institute of Management in Asia
«A place where knowledge is created» - As one of Europe's leading universities of
economics and business administration, the University of St.Gallen (HSG), Switzerland, is
committed to the education of over 8’000 students and is one of the largest employers in
the region, providing around 3’100 employees with an attractive and innovative
environment for research.
The St.Gallen Institute of Management in Asia of the University of St.Gallen seeks to hire
for its Singapore Office a
Research Associate in Banking & Finance
per October 1st, 2019 or mutual agreement.
Entry level candidates with or about to complete a master degree in Banking and/or
Finance and aim to pursue academic oriented doctoral studies. Candidates for this position
are expected to enroll in the PhD program in finance at the University of St.Gallen. The
position is based in Singapore and allows to experience the advantages of being located in
Asia – one of the world’s most dynamic regions.
- Joining a dedicated team in order to further develop the University’s presence in Asia
- Contributing to research in the areas of banking and finance (focus on Financial Intermediation and Credit Risk)
- Supporting the institute’s teaching and project initiatives
The University of St.Gallen concentrates Asia-related academic activities in Singapore at
its St.Gallen Institute of Management in Asia (SGI-HSG). Further information regarding
the institute’s recent activities can be found at: www.singapore.unisg.ch
Applications should include a motivation letter, a transcript of grades and a CV. All
applications should be submitted electronically by August 30th 2019 to
Full Professor of Credit Markets and Financial Intermediation
WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) combines excellence with responsibility. Its rare triple accreditation by EQUIS, AACSB, and AMBA is a guarantee for the highest quality research and teaching in the fields of business, economics, and business law. WU’s research is distinguished by the diversity of disciplines practiced at WU, allowing researchers to deal with even the most complex of research questions.
International cooperation is very important to WU, and we encourage and support both faculty and student mobility. WU is also very aware of its responsibility to its students, faculty, and staff and is committed to gender equality, equal opportunities, accessibility, family-friendly working conditions, and sustainability.
WU is currently inviting applications for the position of a full professor of Credit Markets and Financial Intermediation at the Department of Finance, Accounting and Statistics. Candidates are expected to have established an international reputation as a researcher in their field.
Further details on the call for applications, including a detailed qualification profile, can be found online: https://www.wu.ac.at/en/careers/careers-at-wu/current-job-openings/.
WU is committed to diversity and inclusion, and qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. In case of equal qualification, female candidates will be given preference. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply and will be supported during each stage of the recruitment process. Candidates’ qualifications will be assessed in the context of their academic age.
WU has been awarded University and Family Audit (Audit hochschuleundfamilie) certification and assists dual career couples. For further details, please see www.wu.ac.at/en/careers/careers-at-wu/.
 employed under salary group A 1 pursuant to the Collective Bargaining Agreement for University Staff [Kollektivvertrag für die Arbeitnehmer/innen der Universitäten], minimum gross yearly salary: € 71,882.80; the actual annual gross salary is subject to negotiation
Market Microstructure Database Xetra
Der Lehrstuhl für Finanzierung der Universität Mannheim hat gemeinsam mit dem Center for Financial Studies in Kooperation mit der Deutschen Börse AG und gefördert durch die DFG eine Microstructure-Datenbank erstellt, die tägliche Daten aus Xetra für alle im CDAX enthaltenen Aktien und den Zeitraum 1999 bis 2013 enthält. Zu den enthaltenen Variablen gehören etwa quotierte und effektive Geld-Brief-Spannen und viele andere. Diese Datenbank ist für Forscher und ausschliesslich für Forschungszwecke kostenlos verfügbar, wobei aber ein formelles Prozedere einzuhalten ist. Das zum Download bereitgestellte pdf-Dokument enthält nähere Informationen.