The Chair of Risk and Insurance Economics conducts primarily theoretical research in risk and insurance as well as health economics using methods developed in game theory and contract theory. We are offering a position as a
Student Research Assistant with Statistical Knowledge
(8 hours/week)
Your main Task will be to evaluate big data. Minor tasks will include the support of the research process and related organizational matters. We offer the possibility to get an insight into the research process. At the chair, we are a young, committed team where research is pursued in an open and cooperative work environment.
We seek a candidate in statistics with strong analytical skills. Prior knowledge of R is required. Knowledge of Stata and SQL are of advantage. As the candidate will be involved in a larger project, we seek a candidate who can commit her-/himself to work at the chair for at least six months.
We are looking forward to your online application. Applications should include a cover letter, a CV and a transcript of grades. Please address your application to: Prof. Wanda Mimra, Chair of Risk and Insurance Economics, ETH Zürich, CH-8092 Zürich. Please apply via the ETH Job Portal. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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