Open Positions

  • Research Assistant/Doctoral Student

    (salary level 13 TV-L, 75% FTE)

    Our preference is for the candidate to start as soon as possible, however, the entry date will be determined in accordance with the candidate’s preferences. The initial contract is for three years but may be extended. Please apply at any time, which may be several months prior to your graduation.

    What you can expect

    We offer all advantages that come with a dynamic and internationally oriented team. We foster personal development through mentoring and guidance in a structured PhD program. Right from the start, our goal is to help you complete your PhD program successfully.

    We conduct empirical research on management control, performance management, and strategy implementation. In these research areas, we strive to improve corporate practice by providing state-of-the-art insights.

    Your operational tasks will be related, but not limited, to teaching, academic consulting and/or administrative duties.

     

    What you should offer

    You have successfully completed or currently demonstrate exceptional achievements in your studies of business administration, economics or a related field and will hold a master’s degree, or an equivalent, at the beginning of your employment. During your studies, you acquired knowledge in statistical and empirical research, econometrics, and applied data analysis.

    You are interested in our core topics and empirical research on an international level. Additionally, you have pronounced analytical skills, and excellent German and English language skills.

    Furthermore, you are able to work independently, and have a structured and goal-oriented work ethic. Finally, you want to be part of a team and to broaden your academic and personal horizons.

     

    Kindly submit your application as a single PDF document including your CV, supporting documents and a letter of motivation.
    We are looking forward to your application!

     

    For any questions regarding the open research assistant position, please contact: 

    Prof. Dr. Martin Artz
    Full Professor

    Phone: +49 251 83-21372
    management.control@wiwi.uni-muenster.de

     

     


    The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. The University of Münster is committed to employing more staff with disabilities. Candidates with recognized severe disabilities who have equivalent qualifications are given preference in hiring decisions.
  • Student Assistant (m/f/d)

    The Chair of Management Accounting & Control at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster under the direction of Prof. Dr. Martin Artz is constantly looking for student assistants (approx. 5 hours/week, adjustable).

    What you can expect:

    We offer all advantages of a young, dynamic and internationally oriented team. We foster your personal development through mentoring and guidance, and challenge you to work and think independently.

    We conduct empirical research on management control, performance management, and strategy implementation. We strive to advance corporate practice by providing state-of-the-art research insights in these core areas.

    Your main tasks relate to the Chair’s research, teaching and chair administration. Here, you will support us, for example, through literature research, data collection and analysis, or the creation and maintenance of lecture material.

    What you should offer: 

    You have successfully demonstrated exceptional achievements and commitment during your previous schooling, vocational training and/or studies.

    Further, you can show relevant practical experience, are able to work independently and have a structured and goal-oriented work ethic. Naturally, you have pronounced English language and MS Office skills.

    You are interested in our core topics and in empirical research on an international level. You want to work in a team, and to broaden your academic and personal horizon. Finally, you are motivated to familiarize yourself with new topics and tasks.

     

    Kindly submit your application as a single PDF document including your CV, supporting documents and a letter of motivation.

     

    For any questions regarding the open student assistant position, please contact: 

    Silvan Kindinger 
    Research Assistant

    Phone: +49 251 83-21374
    silvan.kindinger@wiwi.uni-muenster.de

     

     


    The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. We also welcome applications from candidates with severe disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be preferentially considered.