Pre-Doctoral Research Associate

Job Description & Qualification

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS ( click on the job link for specific quaifications)
• BA/BS in Economics, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related discipline
• Previous experience as a research assistant or conducting independent research using statistical software such as R, Stata or MatLab, SAS or Mathematica.
• Ability to analyze data
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Self-directed, intrinsically motivated, and able to work independently to solve problems

Application Procedure

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About the Organization

The Wharton School’s Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research is one of the oldest financial research centers in the United States. Founded in 1969 through a grant from Oppenheimer & Company in honor of its late partner, Rodney L. White, WG’57 the
Center’s mission is to promote innovative empirical and theoretical research in financial economics, spanning the financial research interests of the Finance Department faculty and PhD students, and those in other related Departments.

Ways by which the Center fosters and promotes new and relevant financial research include a weekly seminar series; pre-doctoral research associate and undergraduate research scholar programs; events such as an annual conference and PhD summer school; and a monthly research newsletter that highlights the latest research submitted to the Center’s working paper series.

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Job ID

ID: J12289