PhD Position in Climate Risk and Sustainable Investing at Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)

PhD Position in Climate Risk and Sustainable Investing at Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)

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21 May 20 Jun Rotterdam

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Job description

The Finance and Accounting programme aims to enhance understanding of the financial decision-making of firms, managers and market participants, as well as the functioning of financial markets and intermediaries.

The programme strives for high-quality scientific contributions in all major areas of finance and accounting, and to disseminate its knowledge locally and internationally. The three broad themes of the Finance and Accounting programme are: asset pricing, corporate finance and accounting.

ERIM currently offers the following PhD project within its F&A research programme:

-        Climate Risk and Sustainable Investing

For a list and detailed description of all current ERIM PhD Vacancies, please visit the ERIM website.

More information about ERIM PhD in Management programme can be found on www.erim.eur.nl/phd.

Specifications

Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)

Requirements

To be considered for a PhD position in management at ERIM, you are expected to:

  • hold an MSc, MA or MPhil degree in business or economics, or from related fields such as psychology, sociology, engineering, or mathematics (depending on PhD project)
  • have excellent results in your first degree or graduate study
  • show explicit interest in and motivation for scientific research
  • have a GMAT or GRE test result that is not older than five years, and an indication of the required score is 85 per cent (required for all entering PhD students
  • have TOEFL or IELTS test results. For TOEFL we require a score of at least 100 on the internet-based test and 600 on the paper-based test. For IELTS there is a minimum score requirement of 7.5. The language test results should not be older than two years.

In addition to these formal requirements, candidates for the programme are selected on the basis of their CVs, academic references, and interviews with the potential supervisors.

Conditions of employment

Our PhD projects are fully funded and salaried positions, meaning that appointed PhD candidates are employees (promovendi) of Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR). Salary and benefits are in accordance with the collective labour agreement for Dutch Universities (CAO-NU). Fixed, gross monthly salaries are € 2,395 in the first year, € 2,790 in the second year, € 2,920 in the third year, and € 3,061 in the fourth year. EUR has attractive employment conditions, which include a holiday allowance of 8 per cent, an end-of-year bonus of 8.3 per cent, and a generous number of vacation days.

Successful candidates are appointed on a full-time basis for a duration up to five years. The PhD position is intended to start 1 September 2021.

PhD candidates also benefit from the state-of-the-art research facilities and financial support programme (ERIM Support Programmes - ESP), which ERIM set up for a wide range of research-related activities such as conference participation, international job markets, external courses, scientific and educational literature, visits to international supervisors, and international research studies.

Specifications

  • PhD
  • Economics
  • 38—40 hours per week
  • €2395—€3061 per month
  • University graduate
  • ERIM/3415

Employer

Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)

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Location

Burg. Oudlaan 50, 3062 PA, Rotterdam

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