Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin invite applications for two

Postdoctoral/Doctoral Positions in Mathematical Finance/Economics.

The positions are funded jointly by the DFG Research Center Matheon, Humboldt-Universität and Technische Universität.

Successful candidates for the postdoctoral (doctoral) positions will hold a PhD (Msc, Diploma) in Mathematics, Business Mathematics or Mathematical Economics with an excellent background in Probability Theory, Financial Mathematics, Optimization or Economic Theory.

A strong interest in applied research in financial mathematics is expected. Candidates will be offered the opportunity of collaborating with the Quantitative Research Group of Cheuvreux, the brokerage arm of Credit Agricole. This includes, but is not limited to, the opportunity of a long-term internship with Cheuvreux in Paris.

We offer competitive salaries, commensurate with seniority and research record. The initial appointment for postdoctoral (doctoral) students will be for two (three) years, with continuation for another year upon performance and availability of funding. The starting date is flexible.

Applicants should send a CV including a list of publications, preprints, reprints, statement of research interests and arrange for three (two) letters of recommendation. Applications may be mailed to:

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Horst

Department of Mathematics

Unter den Linden 6

D-10099 Berlin

or

Technische Universität Berlin

Prof. Dr. Peter Bank

Department of Mathematics

Straße des 17. Juni 136

D-10623 Berlin

The deadline for applications is 30.06.2012.