o. Univ.Prof. Dr. (Full Professor)
Faculty of Mathematics
University of Vienna
1976 Doctor phil. in mathematics, Vienna University
1973 Master of business administration, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration
2016 Award of the City of Vienna in the section natural and technical sciences.
2016 Member of the Academia Europaea (European Academy of Humanities, Letters and Sciences).
2011 Doctor honoris causa, Université Paris Dauphine
2010 Gauss Lecture, of the DMV, Frankfurt
2010 Nash Lecture, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
2009 ERC Advanced Investigator Grant (2009). The prize is endowed with 1.26 Mio. Euros.
2007 Member of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina (Germany's National Academy of Science).
1998 Wittgenstein Prize awarded by the Federal Government of the Republic of Austria (1998): W. Schachermayer was the first mathematician to receive this highest Austrian prize for outstanding scientific achievement.
The prize was endowed with a personal research grant of 15 Mio. ATS (1.1 Mio. Euros). http://www.fwf.ac.at/
2008/- Vienna University, Faculty of Mathematics.
1998/2008 Vienna University of Technology, Faculty of Mathematics.
1993/98 Vienna University, Faculty of Economics.
1990/93 Vienna University, Faculty of Mathematics.
1978/90 Johannes Kepler University, Linz.
1976/78 Instituto de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados del Politecnico Nacional, Mexico-City.
1975/76 Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France.
2015/16 Senior Fellow at the Institute for Theoretical Studies, ETH Zürich.
2002/05 Visiting Professor at University Paris Dauphine (chaire européenne).
1994 Todai University, Tokyo (endowed visiting chair).
1986 Visiting Professor at University of Austin, Texas.
1985 Vienna University (Gastdozent).
1982/83 Actuary at Generali, Life Insurance A.G., Vienna.
Mathematical Finance, Stochastic Analysis, Functional Analysis, Probability Theory.
2016 ITS Science Kolloquium, ETH Zürich
2016 Plenary lecture at the 12th German Probability and Statistics Days, Bochum
2008 Minisymposium lecture at the Fifth European Congress of Mathematics, Amsterdam
2007 Plenary lecture at the 4th General Meeting of the French Applied Mathematics Society, Praz sur Arly
2007 Opening lecture at the Jahrestagung der DMV, Berlin
2006 Plenary lecture at the International Symposium Mathematics for the 21st Century, Madrid; (Prelude to the International Congress of Mathematicians)
2006 Plenary lecture at the International Congress on the Applications of Mathematics, Chile
2002 Plenary lecture at the 2nd world congress of the Bachelier Finance Society, Crete
2001 Corso Cattedra Galileana at Scuola Normale, Pisa
1998 Public Urania Lecture at the World Congress of Mathematicians, Berlin
1994 Invited lecture, section on Mathematical Finance at the 3rd world congress of the Bernoulli Society, Chapel Hill
2013 St. Gerhold, J. Muhle-Karbe, W. Schachermayer, The dual optimizer for the growth-optimal portfolio under transaction costs. Finance and Stochastics. Vol. 17, No 2, pp. 325-354.
2003 D. Duffie, D. Filipovic, W. Schachermayer, Affine Processes and Applications in Finance. Annals of Applied Probability, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 984-1053.
1999 D. Kramkov, W. Schachermayer, The condition on the Asymptotic Elasticity of Utility Functions and Optimal Investment in Incomplete Markets. Annals of Applied Probability, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 904-950.
1994 F. Delbaen, W. Schachermayer, A General Version of the Fundamental Theorem of Asset Pricing. Mathematische Annalen, Vol. 300, pp. 463-520.
1989 N. Ghoussoub, B. Maurey, W. Schachermayer, Pluriharmonically dentable Banach spaces. Crelle's Journal für die reine und angewandte Mathematik, Vol. 402, pp. 76-127.
2011/14 Member of the Board of Trustees of the Austrian national science foundation FWF (Forschungsförderungsfonds)
2007/09 Section Editor of "Encyclopedia of Quantitative Finance"
2007- Member of the Editorial Board of "Mathematics and Financial Economics"
2004- Associate Editor of "Annals of Finance"
2002/08 Co-Editor of "Statistics and Decisions"
2001- Member of the Advisory Board of "Monatshefte für Mathematik"
2002/10 Associate Editor of "Mathematical Finance"
2000/06 Associate Editor of "Annals of Applied Probability"
1997/01 Associate Editor of "Finance and Stochastics"
2000/08 Chairman of the Education Committee of the "Austrian Actuarial Society"
2002/06 Member of the Board of the "Gesellschaft für Versicherungsfachwissen" (Society for Insurance Knowledge)
2008/12 Member of the Council of the "Bachelier Finance Society"
2002/08 Vice President of the "Austrian Actuarial Society"
2002/05 Member of the executive committee and treasurer of the "Austrian Mathematical Society"
2006/07 Vice President of the "Austrian Mathematical Society"
2003/08 Group leader at RICAM (Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics)
2004/08 Head of Department of Mathematical Methods in Economics, Vienna University of Technology
2001/03 Head of Department of Financial and Actuarial Mathematics, Vienna University of Technology
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