Eexecutive Director in Mathematical Finance

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
05 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Executive director (ED) of the Master of Science in Mathematical Finance (MSMF) program is a quantitative finance specialist with dual knowledge of the academics and industry of quantitative finance. S/he leverages this knowledge to set strategies for admissions, student recruitment, and student placement. This involves deciding where and how to prospect for MSMF program applicants as well as identifying expanding markets for graduating students. S/he serves as an informed bridge between the academic program and the world of practice, enabling trusted and credible relationships that yield student internships and placement and build brand equity in the program.

The ED reports to the Faculty Director (FD) of the Math Finance program. S/he also maintains a close working relationship with the Questrom Admissions and Feld Center staff attached to the MSMF program, including the MSMF Assistant Director and the MSMF Career Development Manager. The ED is a member of the Math Finance PDC. The ED (as well as the Faculty Director) represents the MSMF program and the Math Finance PDC in Questrom leadership discussions and special committees.

Required Skills

Master's degree required; PhD preferred. Quantitative finance background required. Financial industry experience required. International business experience preferred. Higher education experience preferred. 8+ years of relevant experience necessary.

Must submit a cover letter to be considered.

Job Location

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

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