Research Assistant in Management Accounting and Control

University of Munster Chair of Management Accounting and Control

The Chair of Management Accounting & Control at the University of Münster invites applications for the position

Doctoral Student/Research Assistant
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
(salary level 13 TV-L at 75% of full-time equivalent)

The start date can be determined in accordance with applicants’ preferences but is desired to be as soon as possible. The contract is initially restricted to three years but can be extended. Please apply at any time, which may be several months prior to your graduation.

What you can expect

We offer all advantages that come with a dynamic and internationally oriented team. We foster personal development through mentoring and guidance in a structured PhD program. Right from the start, our goal is to help you complete your PhD program successfully.

We conduct empirical research on management control, performance management, and strategy implementation. In these research areas, we strive to improve corporate practice by providing state-of-the-art insights.

What you should offer

Your operational tasks will be related, but not limited, to teaching, academic consulting in our practitioner research network and/or administrative duties. You have successfully completed or currently demonstrate exceptional achievements in your studies of business administration, economics or a related field and will hold a Master’s degree, or equivalent, at the beginning of your employment. During your studies, you acquired knowledge in statistical and empirical research, econometrics, and applied data analysis.

You are interested in our core topics and empirical research on an international level. Additionally, you have pronounced analytical, and German and English language skills.

Furthermore, you are able to work independently and have a structured and goal-oriented work ethic. It excites you to work in a team, and to broaden your academic and personal horizons.

In case of any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at management.control@wiwi.uni-muenster.demailto:" .

Kindly submit your application as a single PDF document (CV, supporting documents and a letter of motivation) to the aforementioned email address by July 31, 2020. Please include your earliest possible start date. We are looking forward to your application!

Prof. Dr. Martin Artz
Chair of Management Accounting & Control | Accounting Center Münster
Universitätsstraße 14-16, 48143 Münster

The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. We also welcome applications from candidates with severe disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be preferentially considered.