Vacancy for a Ph.D. student/teaching assistant

(14-11-2023) The corporate finance research group of the Dpt. of Accounting, Corporate Finance & Taxation is looking for a Ph.D. student who will pursue a Ph.D. in the field of Corporate Finance.


  • At least 50% of your assignment will be spent on academic research in preparation of a doctoral dissertation in the field of Corporate Finance. Potential research domains consist of entrepreneurial finance, financial intermediation, dividend policy, mergers and acquisitions, among others.
  • You will assist in the teaching activities at the department, specifically related to the corporate finance domain.
  • You will assist in the internal and external services of the department. 


  • You hold a degree of Master in Economic Sciences, Applied Economic Sciences (Business Economics), Business Engineering, or in Commercial Sciences. The degree requirement needs to be fulfilled at the start of your appointment
  • For diplomas awarded outside the European Union, a certificate of equivalence (NARIC) must be submitted
  • You are interested in academic and/or project-based research and services
  • Any teaching experience or participation in extra training, conferences, etc. is recommended
  • You have excellent teaching and communication skills

Application deadline: 16.01.2024. Start of this assignment: 1.09.2024. Full text of the vacancy and application instructions.
More information: prof. dr. Virginie Mataigne