NYU Shanghai is seeking a Research Fellow to participate in research projects within the Volatility Institute at NYU Shanghai (VINS) and joint research projects between the VINS and other financial institutions and schools, beginning in the Fall Semester of 2021. We are seeking researchers to work on VINS research projects including:
Work on VINS research projects, including data collection, cleaning, analysis, and writing reports 承担波动研究所的研究项目，包括数据搜集、筛选、分析及撰写研究报告
Participate in joint research projects between VINS and other financial institutions/schools 参与波动研究所与其他金融机构/高校的联合研究项目
Assist the executive director on academic research studies including literature review, data processing, and analysis
Help with VINS conferences and workshops 协助学术会议和研讨会
Assist with any additional responsibilities related to Institute resources and activities that fall under the purview of the Research Fellow 其他与研究所资源和活动相关的、属于研究员职责范围的工作
You are encouraged to apply this position, if you:
Have recently obtained a Ph.D./ABD from in Finance, Statistics or Econometrics 近年获得国内外一流大学金融学、统计学或计量经济学博士学位
Are genuinely interested in research and capable of executing research projects with little supervision 对研究感兴趣，致力于从事研究行业，能独立开展研究项目
Have proven ability to use sophisticated econometric tools to analyze complex financial data on a large scale 能够熟练运用各种数据分析工具，有对大规模数据进行分析处理的能力
Are able to conduct research and write research papers/reports in both English and Mandarin at a high level of fluency
Are familiar with Chinese financial markets, and have a strong background in finance and statistics 在金融和数据处理上有丰富的经验，熟悉中国金融市场
Application Process 申请流程
The terms of employment in NYU Shanghai are comparable to U.S. institutions. The review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. The position is expected to begin in the fall semester of 2021. Please visit our website at http://shanghai.nyu.edu/about/work/fellowships for instructions and other information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cover letter explaining applicant's interest in the position
Two letters of reference that address the applicant's intellectual strengths (must include committee chair or members for ABDs)
Brief statement of academic or intellectual interests and research (including specific research topics, research purpose and significance, research methods and content framework, research innovation, etc.)
2-3 recent papers/working papers
NYU Shanghai opened the Volatility Institute at NYU Shanghai in November 2014. Located at the school's Pudong Academic Building in the heart of Lujiazui, China's financial center, aims to create opportunities for research focused on both the Chinese financial markets and markets around the world.
The Volatility Institute at NYU Shanghai, under the co-direction of 2003 Nobel Laureate in Economics, Professor Robert F. Engle and Professor of Economics, Jianye Wang, with generous support from the Finance Service Bureau Pudong and NYU Shanghai, operates in close partnership with the Volatility and Risk Institute at the New York University Stern School of Business. NYU Stern's Volatility and Risk Institute (VRI) is an expansion of the School's celebrated Volatility Institute, founded in 2004, has the over-arching mission to develop and disseminate cutting-edge research on risks in global financial markets and in financial econometrics that will ultimately contribute in a meaningful way to international financial policy.
For more Information, please visit our website: https://research.shanghai.nyu.edu/vins
上海纽约大学金融波动研究所于 2014 年 11 月 27 日在中国的金融中心上海陆家嘴成立。上海纽约大 学金融波动研究所(Volatility Institute at NYU Shanghai, VINS)是依托于上海纽约大学(NYU Shanghai)和美国纽约大学斯特恩商学院金融波动风险研究所(Volatility and Risk Institute of NYU Stern, VRI)建立的国际水平的开放研究平台和高端智库，是集人才培养、科学研究和国际学术交 流为一体的研究机构。波动研究所目前由 2003 年诺贝尔经济学奖获得者 Robert F. Engle 和上海纽约 大学经济学教授王建业联合管理，其研究目标是洞悉中国市场动态，探究中国市场对全球市场的影 响，以及中国市场和全球市场的互动关系，其成立得到浦东国际金融研究交流中心和上海纽约大学 其它部门的大力支持。纽约大学斯特恩商学院金融波动风险研究所是上海纽约大学金融波动研究所 的重要合作伙伴, 其目标希望通过 VINS，进一步深入对中国问题的研究和理解，更方便为中国政府 高层和监管机构提供参考意见，并和国内高校，研究机构以及业界金融机构更加有效交流，推动中 国金融市场的发展。
About NYU Shanghai
NYU Shanghai is the newest degree-granting campus within the NYU Global Network University. It is the first Sino-US higher education joint venture to grant a degree that is accredited in the U.S. as well as in China. All teaching is conducted in English. A research university with liberal arts and science at its core, it resides in one of the world's great cities with a vibrant intellectual community. NYU Shanghai recruits scholars who are committed to NYU's global vision of transformative teaching and innovative research.
New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. There are three degree-granting campuses in New York, Shanghai, and Abu Dhabi, and complemented by eleven additional academic centers across five continents. Faculty and students circulate within the network in pursuit of common research interests and cross-cultural, interdisciplinary endeavors, both local and global.
NYU Shanghai is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from under-represented individuals in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, and gender and sexual identity. NYU Shanghai affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach.
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