Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
As an integral part of the finance group at Chicago Booth, the FMC Research Fellow is free from teaching requirements, and is expected to pursue independent research in the field of finance, broadly defined; the specific area of study will reflect the research interests of the candidate.
Organizes academic conferences, hosts acclaimed scholars, and engages with the rich intellectual life of the University of Chicago.
Disseminates work and interact with the research community through workshops, academic seminars, and conference talks.
Engages in the intellectual environment of the University of Chicago through workshops, presentations, seminars, and collaboration with faculty and other researchers.
Solves complex problems relating to the administration of projects, including planning new procedures, adapting existing procedures to the needs of the project, and making significant contributions to methodology.
Guides data collection, evaluation and analysis. Designs and manages databases. Writes reports, articles and manuscripts.
Performs other related work as needed.
Doctoral degree in Finance/Economics or related field by start date (July 1st, 2021).
Prior experience preparing and presenting work at workshops or meetings.
Demonstrated record or research achievement.
Work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
Advanced knowledge in relevant field of finance.
Advanced knowledge of research techniques and/or methods.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Cover Letter (required)
Representative scholarly works (required)
Two letters of recommendation (required)
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