registration number: fb02-0007-wmz-2024


Entry date:
as soon as possible


Application deadline:


E 13 TV-H


3 years


Volume of employment:
part-time (75 %)

The University of Marburg, founded in 1527, offers a variety of excellent programs of study for around 22,000 students and confronts the important topics of our time through excellent research across a broad spectrum of sciences.

The School of Business & Economics, Research Group on Financial Accounting, Prof. Dr. Mölls, is currently accepting applications for a

Doctoral Researcher/PhD

The part-time position (75 % of regular working hours) is available at the earliest possible date, initially limited to three years, provided that no previous qualification times are to be taken into account, with salary and benefits commensurate with a public service position in the State of Hesse, Germany (TV-H E 13, 75 %).


  • include academic services in research and teaching
  • Conception and implementation of courses (tutorials) in the Bachelor's and, if applicable, the Master's programs (both taught in German) as well as the supervision of term papers and theses
  • Collaboration on joint publications and research projects as well as the preparation of own scientific work
  • Internationality in the context of teaching and research is welcome and is actively promoted through close cooperations - especially with US universities

The position is limited to a time period deemed adequate for the completion of a doctoral degree. As part of the assigned duties, there will be ample opportunity to conduct the independent scientific research necessary for the completion of a doctorate. The limitation complies to § 2, 1 WissZeitVG.


  • above-average academic degree (Diplom, Master's or comparable), in particular in the fields of business administration/economics or business mathematics/computer science
  • sound knowledge in the specialization area of Accounting & Finance, in particular in the areas of accounting/auditing, corporate governance and business valuation, as well as an interest in related analytical and/or empirical (research) methods  

Disposition to own scientific qualification is expected. Interested graduates are just as welcome to apply as students in the examination phase.

Philipps-Universität supports the professional development of early career researchers, e.g. through internal departmental offers as well as by the programs of the Marburg Research Academy (MARA), the International Office and the office for university didactics.

Contact for more Information

Prof. Dr. Sascha H. Mölls

+49 6421 282.4004


We support women and strongly encourage them to apply. In areas where women are underrepresented, female applicants will be preferred in case of equal qualifications. As a certified family-friendly university, we support our employees in balancing family and career. A reduction of working time is possible. Applicants with a disability as discribed in SGB IX (§ 2 Abs. 2, 3) will be preferred in case of equal qualifications. Application and interview costs can not be refunded.

Please apply by 21st July 2024 using the application button below.

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