Assistant Professor of Actuarial Science

St. Louis, MO
Mar 12, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number 20100744 Job Title Assistant Professor of Actuarial Science Working Title Position Type Faculty Posting Text

Job Summary/Basic Function

The Actuarial Science Program at Maryville University is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Actuarial Science and Data Science programs. Candidates must have a Masters in Actuarial Science or a closely related area or have earned a designation of the Society of Actuaries, be committed to excellence in teaching, have demonstrated research potential, the ability to work with a team, and the ability to mentor students at the undergraduate and graduate level. The successful candidate must be committed to fostering a welcoming environment for a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff.

Minimum Qualifications

•Master’s in Actuarial Science or a closely related area or earned a designation of the Society of Actuaries.
•Evidence of excellent teaching potential in actuarial science at both the undergraduate and graduate levels
•Student centered approach and passion for teaching and mentoring a diverse student population
•Demonstrated evidence of research potential
•Strong commitment to service students, department, university and profession

Preferred Qualifications

•Ph.D. in actuarial science or a closely related areas
•Earned the designation of Fellow of the Society of Actuaries
•Strong publication record

Physical Demands Work Hours Posting Detail Information

Posting Date 03/11/2019 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

•An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.

•Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

•Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibiting discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.

Quicklink Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Maryville website
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • St. Louis Post-Dispatch
    • INSIGHT Into Diversity
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • LinkedIn
    • Diversity Awareness Partnership
    • Personal referral
    • Other
  2. If you answered "Other" please elaborate on where you learned of this opening:

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do have a Master's degree in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics or Data Science, or ASA/ACAS Designation of Society of Actuaries or Casualty Actuarial Society?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Transcript 1
  2. Transcript 2
  3. Transcript 3
  4. Transcript 4

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