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Our team comprises more than 10 students at all levels. Find out more about their research activities!

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Find out about the many possibilities of carrying out research in probability and mathematical finance in Berlin.

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PhD position available

We invite applications for one PhD position. The starting date is flexible. The initial appointment will be for 4 years. The successful candidate holds a Master degree in Mathematics or Business Mathematics, has a good background in probability theory and a strong interest in stochastic analysis, stochastic control, stochastic games or financial mathematics. Please send your application (reference number AN/178/19) including a cover letter, CV and transcript of records by September 30th to Prof. Ulrich Horst, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Department of Mathematics, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin. Applicants should arrange for at least one letter of recommendation to be sent directly to us. Applications can be sent by email to bergmann[at]math[dot]hu-berlin[dot]de

Applied Financial Mathematics