Post-doctoral Assistant

The Research Unit Applied Statistics (ASTAT) of the Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics, TU Wien, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Assistant position to start immediately.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate is expected to conduct research for the research project "Sufficient Dimension Reduction Methodology in Econometric Modeling and Forecasting," funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF). More information on the project can be found here.

The contract is for a 40h/week employment for a period of 2 years. The successful candidate will hold a PhD and have an excellent research profile in Statistics, or a closely related field. The monthly minimum salary is currently (in accordance with FWF) EUR 3.711,10 gross (14x per year). Knowledge of English is necessary.

For more details, please see the full job description

Please send your application documents as a single PDF file via e-mail to, including a brief cover letter in the main body of the email and subject: Application for FWF postdoc.

For further information, please contact the project leader, Prof. Dr. Efstathia Bura (

Job location: 
1040 Vienna
Contact and application information
Friday, November 30, 2018
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Postdoctoral fellowships