Postdoctoral position in Finance

The Department of Finance, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics invites applications for one three-year postdoctoral position starting in September 2019 at the latest. This is a full-time position with a reduced in-term teaching duty of 4 to 8 teaching hours per week at the graduate level.

Teaching fields: Investments, Portfolio Management, Derivatives and Real Options and/or Risk Management courses (market, credit risk). Our curriculums are predominantly based on CFA and FRM learning programs.

Research Fields: Successful candidate should have a research field in Finance or related disciplines.

Applicants should have a PhD degree before taking up the position. The duration of the postdoctoral positions is three years and different schemes for tenure-track can be offered. We offer favourable conditions regarding research facilities, data access, time devoted to research, travel support, etc.  

About the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences: FESS is the youngest faculty of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics comprising a great variety of departments and study programmes. Successful applicants will be working at the Finance department, with a strong cooperation with the newly established Quantitative Social and Management Sciences research group.

The Budapest University of Technology and Economics is a widely-acclaimed institute of technology and the world’s oldest technical university established in 1782.

Application Procedure: Candidates should send their applications (including cover letter, CV, job market paper and three recommendation letters) by email to:

Deadline: All application materials should arrive by 31 March 2019.

Further information: Questions, but not applications, can be sent to