Research Fellow in Finance and Artificial Intelligence

Grade 8: £40,792- £49,533 p.a. (with a discretionary range to £54,131 p.a.)

Saïd Business School, Park End Street, Oxford

Fixed term of three years

Vacancy reference: 145123

Applications are invited for the position of Research Fellow in Finance and Artificial Intelligence at Saïd Business School. Reporting to and under the direction of Professor Thomas Hellmann, DP World Professor of Entrepreneurship, and Professor Alan Morrison, Professor of Law and Finance, the post holder will be responsible for managing specific research projects within the area of Finance and Artificial Intelligence.

Under the direction of Professor Thomas Hellmann, the successful candidate will develop research questions, conduct research, analysing detailed and complex qualitative and/or quantitative data from a variety of sources, and generate original ideas by building on existing concepts. The Fellow will develop and implement new research methodologies and materials and regularly write research articles at a national level for peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and reviews. As the Research Fellow you will also have responsibility for representing the research group at external meetings/seminars.

The successful candidate will hold, or be nearing completion, of a relevant PhD/DPhil with post-qualification research experience (e.g. Finance, Computer Science, or a closely related field), possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to develop research projects and methodologies, and have a strong publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research in the field.

Applicants interested in applying for this vacancy may also be interested in applying for our other Research Fellow position within the FAME academic area.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. Please submit two references with your application.


The closing date for applications is 12 noon (UK time) on Friday 6 March 2020.