JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Zurich

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Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics
Department of Banking and Finance
Professorship in Insurance and Digital Transformation (all levels)

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111471266
Date Posted: 12/20/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professorship in Insurance and Digital Transformation (all levels)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Zurich, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classifications:
G0 -- General
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
Financial Intermediation
Digital Transformation
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Zurich invites applications for a

Professorship In Insurance and Digital Transformation (all levels)

from Fall 2023 or by agreement.

Candidates should have an excellent track record of theoretical / empirical / quantitative research related to the application of finance to insurance with a focus on the impact of the digital transformation to insurance, as well as strong teaching skills on all levels (undergraduate, graduate, PhD).
Candidates are expected to have published and to be engaged in internationally highly recognized academic journals dealing with the aforementioned and related topics.
The University of Zurich is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages high-quality applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds (e.g., education, gender, ethnicity).

Please submit your application including motivation letter, CV incl. publication list as well as research statement, teaching statement, diversity and inclusion statement, and a list of references at

Submission deadline: January 15, 2023.

Documents should be addressed to
Prof. Harald Gall;
Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics;
University of Zurich; Switzerland.

For further questions please contact Prof. Steven Ongena (

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/15/2023
Reference Instructions:
(Optional) Letters of recommendation might be submitted to