PhD Student Accounting & Finance (m/f)

Vlerick Business School is looking for a PhD student Accounting & Finance.


  • You will get the opportunity to do research in the domain of ‘corporate governance & private equity’. The research topic and method will be specified in line with the research interests of our expert faculty.
  • You will be an active member of a dynamic research group, consisting of several professors and PhD students. Our enthusiastic team offers a pleasant working environment for those interested in doing research at an international level.
  • You have an interest in pursuing a PhD.
  • You will support teaching and in-company projects in Master’s and MBA-programs.
  • You will provide support to the School’s executive education programs in accounting and finance.
  • You will establish and maintain close relationships with our business partners.


  • Fluency in English
  • Strong research interest
  • Eager to learn and develop new initiatives, both individually and in team
  • Flexible, pro-active and communicative personality
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and other comparable tools (knowledge of software for statistical analysis is an asset)

Our offer

  • A challenging job in a dynamic, professional and international environment
  • Synergy between research and business practice
  • Possibility to prepare a PhD track
  • A pleasant atmosphere
  • Excellent networking opportunities
  • Possibility to deploy new initiatives in our team
  • A competitive salary
  • Learning and growth opportunitiesA challenging job in a dynamic, professional and international environment


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PhD Student Accounting & Finance (m/f)

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