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Campus Essen

Application area

Faculty of Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Research Institute House of Energy Markets and Finance, environmental economics, particular the economics of renewable energies

Scientific Researcher (f/m/d, No. 203-24)
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The House of Energy Markets and Finance is one of the leading European research institutes for quantitative energy economics.

Start of employment


Duration of employment

36 months

Working time

29 Std. 52 Min. (75%)

Your main tasks

  • You will work in the BMWK project EfEMOD (Empirically founded electricity market modeling with open data) on the research and further development of fundamental, statistical-econometric and data science methods for modeling electricity markets
  • You will cooperate closely with first-class researchers in the specialist community
  • In addition, you will be involved in the implementation and realization of study courses and administrative tasks.

Your profile

  • Completed university studies in university degree in statistics/data science, (business) mathematics, (business) engineering, (business) informatics, (quantitative) economics or similar of at least 8 semesters
  • You are interested in energy industry issues, interdisciplinary work and the development of statistical, data-based or mathematical models and their implementation with the help of appropriate software
  • in addition, you already have good knowledge of statistics, econometrics or data science as well as knowledge of R, Python or C++
  • Initial experience in analyzing energy industry problems is an advantage
  • You communicate fluently in German and English or are prepared to learn to do so.

We offer you

  • A varied, multifaceted area of responsibility in a research-intensive environment with international exchange
  • Integration into the international research community, in particular through regular participation in workshops and conferences
  • A working environment with respectful, appreciative cooperation
  • A pleasant working atmosphere in an innovative, digital-savvy team
  • The opportunity to gain further academic qualifications (especially a doctorate) with a wide range of support services
  • Individual supervision of your academic work at the highest level, enabling you to publish in first-class international journals
  • Family friendliness through care services for your children
  • Advice on family care responsibilities
  • A wide range of further education and training opportunities, individual induction training
  • Excellent public transport connections and free parking spaces
  • Attractive sports and health activities (university sports)
  • The possibility of working from home

Application deadline


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