Stellenausschreibung Im Fachbereich für Mathematik und Statistik der Universität St.Gallen sind folgende Stellen zu besetzen. POST FELLOW in QUANTITATIVE FINANCE The Chair of Mathematics (Department of Economics) held by Prof. E. De Giorgi of the University of St.Gallen opens a Postdoc position in Quantitative Finance to be filled starting in August 2018 at the latest. The successful candidate will be integrated in a young, research-oriented team, with a strong foundation in quantitative methods for finance and economics, and they will contribute with research and teaching activities. The group is located at the Faculty of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of St.Gallen (mathstat.unisg.ch) and counts around 25 members. Candidates for these positions should have a Ph.D. in economics, finance, statistics or mathematics. Strong interest in combining machine learning (artificial intelligence) and behavioral finance/economics will be considered as an important asset. Applications for the position should be sent by e-mail to Mrs. Margit Albers (email@example.com) no later than 30 May 2018. The application package must contain: - motivation letter; - complete curriculum vitae; - two reference letters. _________________________________________________________________ At the Department of Economics of the University of St.Gallen a new ASSISTANT/Ph.D. POSITION (60%) in FINANCIAL ECONOMETRICS will be filled starting in June 2018 or later. The position is part of the Chair of Financial Econometrics held by Prof. Dr. Matthias Fengler. The candidates for this position are expected to start a Ph.D. in Econom-ics and Finance (PEF) at the University of St.Gallen (http://www.pef.unisg.ch). The position will be financed by the Swiss National Fund. Starting with 60% the position can be increased later on. The position is part of the SNF project “Structural Models of Volatility”. Therefore strong interest in theoretical or empirical topics of volatility modeling are expected. (see also Prof. M. Fengler’s website https://mathstat.unisg.ch/en/chairs/financialeconometrics/). The successful candidate will be working in a young research team, with a strong interest in quantitative methods for Finance and Economics. The group is located at the Faculty of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of St.Gallen (http://www.mathstat.unisg.ch). Applications for the position should be sent by e-mail to Mrs. Margit Albers (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than June, 15, 2018. Candidate Profile: - Master degree in Economics and Finance; or Mathematics and Statistics (back-ground knowledge in Econometrics and Finance is essential). - Willingness to write a Ph.D. in Economics and Finance at the University of St.Gallen (http://www.pef.unisg.ch). - Strong willingness to apply quantitative methods in Finance and Economics. - Strong interest in Financial Statistics and Econometrics. - Interest in BigData applications. The application package must contain: - Motivation letter - Complete Curriculum vitae - Two recommendation letters - Transcripts.