Research Associate in Law & Finance, § 28 Subsection 1 HmbHG

Your responsibilities

Research associates will be expected primarily to teach and conduct research. The research associate will also have the opportunity to pursue further academic qualifications, in particular a doctoral dissertation. At least one-third of set working hours will be made available for the research associate’s own academic work.

The position is ideal for being carried out alongside a PhD project. The research associate will work with Professor Georg Ringe at the Institute of Law & Economics. This will include research, from an interdisciplinary and economic perspective, on issues of financial regulation, comparative corporate governance, and capital markets law. Of particular interest are research activities involving aspects of sustainability and/or digitalisation in these fields.

The research associate is also expected to contribute to the Institute's teaching curriculum with a responsibility of 2.25h per week during term time.

Your profile

A university degree in a relevant field.

A degree in law, economics or business administration is preferred. An excellent command of English is essential. We expect applications from a strong candidate with an interest in the subject areas mentioned above. Prior experience or qualifications in the specific field are an advantage but not a precondition for applying.

We offer

Reliable remuneration based on wage agreements
Continuing education opportunities
University pensions
Attractive location
Flexible working hours
Work-life balance opportunities
Health management

Educational leave

30 days of vacation per annum

Universität Hamburg—University of Excellence is one of the strongest research educational institutions in Germany. Our work in research, teaching, educational and knowledge exchange activities is fostering the next generation of responsible global citizens ready to tackle the global challenges facing us. Our guiding principle “Innovating and Cooperating for a Sustainable Future” drives collaboration with academic and nonacademic partner institutions in the Hamburg Metropolitan Region and around the world. We would like to invite you to be part of our community to work with us in creating sustainable and digital change for a dynamic and pluralist society.

Severely disabled and disabled applicants with the same status will receive preference over equally qualified non-disabled applicants.

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