Associate Professor of the Practice of Actuarial Science

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
08 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
06 Oct 2017
Ref
9846/i0717
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Boston University Metropolitan College seeks to fill a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor of the Practice starting July 1, 2018, for the graduate program in Actuarial Science (http://www.bu.edu/met/programs/graduate/actuarial-science/).

Responsibilities:

Serve as the chair of the Department of Actuarial Science, teach and develop curriculum for the program’s graduate courses, serve on committees, assume departmental and college administrative responsibilities and pursue scholarly activities. In addition to teaching, research and service to the college, chair duties include recruiting, advising, and mentoring students and new faculty. This is a full-time non-tenure track appointment at the rank of Associate Professor of the Practice, with a 2-5 year renewable contract.

Required Skills

The successful candidate will be a Fellow of either the Society of Actuaries or the Casualty Actuarial Society and a distinguished practitioner with strong industry experience at a leadership level who through teaching shares his or her knowledge in the profession. The candidate should have a national reputation in his or her field of actuarial expertise, degree(s) in one or more of the following areas: mathematics, statistics or a related field, and 3-5 years of experience teaching at a university.

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY THROUGH THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY HR WEBSITE.

Applicants should submit a cover letter stating career objectives, suitability for the position, research goals, and approach to teaching, as well as a curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference, preferably via email. Applications will be reviewed as received until the position is filled.

Send applications to:

Andrea Cozzi, Academic Program Manager

Actuarial Science Department

Boston University, Metropolitan College

808 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

actuary@bu.edu

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular