# Assistant professors (with the possibility of tenure track) in mathematical economics, Aalborg University

At the Faculty of Engineering and Science, Department of Mathematical Sciences, positions as tenure track assistant professors in mathematical economics are open for appointment starting from March 1, 2023. The positions will be located at the campus of Aalborg University in Aalborg. The position is open for candidates that already achieved the PhD degree or who will defend their dissertation at a specified date before March 1, 2023. In that case, appointment is conditional on that the candidate is awarded the PhD degree after a successful defense at the specified data. An assistant professor position is temporary with a maximal duration of four years. Particularly qualified applicants can be appointed on a six year tenure-track contract. The Department of Mathematical Sciences conducts research in a wide range of mathematical disciplines and has three study programmes: mathematics (including a specialization in statistics at the master level), mathematical economics, and mathematics-technology. The department offers an international and informal working environment. The department is proud of its long tradition for good social relations and collaboration among colleagues. Employees at the department have great opportunities to shape the direction of their professional activities. For more information about the department, please see Department of Mathematical Sciences (aau.dk)

## JOB DESCRIPTION

As assistant professor you will contribute to:

- Methodological research in mathematical economics. Expertise in one or more of the following areas is an advantage but not a prerequisite:
- econometrics
- quantitative finance
- operations research
- computational economics
- Cross-disciplinary collaborative research with an applied and/or strategic perspective.
- Teaching in the mathematics programmes (which comprise mathematics/statistics, mathematical economics, and mathematics-technology) as well as teaching mathematics and statistics at the study programmes in Engineering and Social Sciences. Aalborg University has three campuses (in Esbjerg, Copenhagen and Aalborg) and teaching can be at all campuses. The majority of the teaching tasks are in Danish and the selected applicant is expected to put an effort into learning Danish.
- Funding and external collaboration.The selected applicant must engage in acquiring external funding for research. This will involve collaboration with colleagues from the Department of Mathematical Sciences and from other departments at Aalborg University. This includes funding for methodological research, as well as funding for more applied and strategic research activities.

**Please find the full job advert at** https://www.stillinger.aau.dk/vis-stilling/?vacancy=1191575