Research Assistant in Organization Theory (f/m/d)

Starting: as soon as possible
Locations: WHU Campus Vallendar
Previous degree: Master’s degree in  economics, business administration or mathematics

Job Description

  • Development of your PhD thesis in game theory and/or experimental economics in any field of your interests
  • Participation in the WHU doctoral programs
  • Support of the professor in courses and final theses
  • Assistance in the organization of conferences
  • Engagement in administrative work at the department

Job Qualifications

  • An outstanding exam in economics, business administration or mathematics
  • In-depth game-theoretical knowledge obtained in courses in contract theory, game theory or industrial economics and/or advanced knowledge in experimental economics
  • Profound knowledge of English
  • Team spirit and flexibility
  • Ability to work independently

Academic Environment

WHU has more than 50 faculty members in the fields of management, finance and accounting, economics, entrepreneurship and innovation, marketing and sales, and supply chain management. Research at WHU aims to adhere to three principles: quality, internationality, and practical relevance.


Do you want to be a part of WHU?
Come join our team!

Please send your application, including CV, transcripts, Bachelor and Master’s dissertations as well as the names of two academic referees by email to: 


Professor Dr. Peter-J. Jost

+49 (0)261 6509 300
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