PostDoc / Scientist Position in Cryptoasset Analytics | AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

The AIT Austrian Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenured scientist position in the field of cryptoasset analytics. 


This position will be embedded in AIT's Data Science & Artificial Intelligence research group and closely collaborate with the newly founded Cryptofinance & Cryptoasset Analytics research group at the Vienna Complexity Science Hub (CSH):


A scientist with a PhD in computer science, statistics, mathematics, physics, or related field who is interested in investigating technical and socio-economic aspects of cryptoasset ecosystems and decentralized finance. A demonstrated background in network analytics, machine learning or mining of massive datasets is a plus. The successful applicant will support the establishment of an interdisciplinary research group that aims at finding novel measurement and modeling methods that enable a deeper, quantitative understanding of complex cryptoasset ecosystems. You will have a leading role in defining the group's research agenda and co-supervise PhD and master students. You must have a critical, open-minded and collaborative spirit.


You should have a scientific track record equivalent to the level of a recent, successful PhD. Having worked with Cryptoassets or Distributed Ledger technology before is a plus. You must be proficient in English both written and spoken. We expect you to have the ability to independently carry out data-intensive empirical research as exemplified by your past works that showcase your strong programming, modeling and mathematical skills.


Please submit your application documents including CV, motivational letter and certificates via the AIT job portal.

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If you have any questions about this position, feel free to contact the lead of this research group, Dr. Bernhard Haslhofer (