Special Scientist/ PhD

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime


For the Special Scientist/Phd position the employment will be for a period of up to one year, with the possibility of renewal until the completion of the PhD studies, based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding resources. The University will cover the monthly amount up to €1,000. Candidates for this position will have to meet the qualifications for admission to the doctoral program of the Department in finance and accounting. For the other special scientist position, candidates with a Phd degree could be remunerated with up to €1,200 for a full time employment. From the monthly earnings, employer’s and employees' contributions will be deducted. The program does not provide 13th salary.


  • At least an MSc. degree in Finance or Accounting or Economics or Mathematics/Statistics or Computer Science or Engineering or in any related field (or to obtain the M.Sc degree before the deadline of this application).
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Very good knowledge and use of statistical or econometric methods and programming (e.g. SAS, SPSS, STATA, EViews, R, Matlab, Python, C++) and related software.


Under the supervision of Prof. Irene Karamanou and Andreas Charitou. The selected candidate is expected to have the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Promoting the actions required by the program.
  • Preparing the required program-related reports.
  • Any other relevant work that the Program Coordinator will assign to the Special Scientist

Interested parties are requested to submit:

  • full curriculum vitae (in English)
  • copies of degrees and analytical grades report
  • names of two people (at least one academic) from whom recommendations may be requested.
  • Interested candidates should submit the required items electronically ( batsinti@ucy.ac.cy , Mrs. Evgenia Tsinti, tel. 22893605) to the Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Cyprus, PO Box 20537, 1678 Nicosia, by the 10.06.2022 (for the special scientist and PhD position) and for the other special scientist position we strongly urge candidates to submit application the earliest but no later than July 8 th , 2022.

    For more information, please contact Prof. Irene Karamanou (email: bakara@ucy.ac.cy ) , Prof. Andreas Charitou (email: charitou@ucy.ac.cy ) , or the Administrator of the Department, Mrs Evgenia Tsinti (email: batsinti@ucy.ac.cy , tel. 22893605).

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