Graduate Assistant

Company:University of Lausanne

Location:Switzerland / Lausanne


Employment Type:1 year, renewable 2 x 2 years, the maximum duration is 5 years


Graduate assistant


The University of Lausanne is a higher teaching and research institution composed of seven faculties where approximately 15,000 students and nearly 5,000 collaborators, professors, and researchers work and study. Ideally situated along the lake of Geneva, near Lausanne's city center, its campus brings together over 120 nationalities.


To complete the team, the Marketing department of the Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC) invites applications for the position of Graduate PhD Assistant.

Job information

Expected start date in position: February 1, 2019 or a mutually agreed date

Contract length: 1 year, renewable 2 x 2 years. The maximum duration is 5 years

Activity rate: 100%

Workplace: Lausanne-Dorigny, Switzerland.

Your responsibilities

  • 50% of the assistant's time will be dedicated to the doctoral dissertation
  • 50% of the assistant's time will be dedicated to providing teaching, administrative and technical as well as research support to the supervisor

Your qualifications

MSc in Management with a marketing orientation or equivalent university degree

Excellent English proficiency is required (French knowledge is an advantage)

We are looking for someone who has a strong analytical background and is interested by research in consumer psychology in the fields of sustainable and/or luxury marketing.

What the position offers you

We offer a very beautiful working place in a multicultural, diversified and dynamic academic environment, as well as opportunities for professional training.

Contact for further information

Professor Sandor Czellar,

Your application

Deadline: 22nd December, 2018

Please send the following documents in Word or PDF:

  • Motivation letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of diplomas and course grades
  • Electronic version of a research work (e. g., master thesis, term paper, conference paper)

Additional information

The University of Lausanne is committed to promoting gender equality and strongly encourages
applications from female candidates.

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