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University of Freiburg
Rempartsrasse 16
79098 Freiburg
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The Department of Statistics and Econometrics (chaired by Prof. Dr. Roxana Halbleib) at the University of Freiburg is looking for a

Doctoral Candidate (75% TVL- E13)

starting with October 1st, 2024 in the area of Financial Econometrics.

The successful applicant needs to have (or she/he is about to have in a foreseeable future) a master degree (or comparable) in Statistics, Econometrics, Mathematics, Economics or Data Science and good knowledge in econometrics, financial econometrics, statistics, stochastics and/or time series as well as in empirical analysis. Proficiency in a programming language and in English is obligatory, while proficiency in German is not mandatory, but advantageous. The successful candidate will contribute to the research of the chair in modeling and forecasting (high-frequency) big financial data.

The University of Freiburg is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates must already be authorized to work in Germany.

Interested candidates are invited to send an application including a CV with education details, a letter of motivation (including a brief description of specific expertise and statement of research interests), a list of publications (if applicable), academic transcripts and certificates, and the names of two referees by email to until July 1st, 2024.

For further information about the positions please contact Prof. Halbleib:  Further information about the Chair of Statistics and Econometrics can be found at

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