The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position (#107270) in Actuarial Science at the rank of assistant/associate professor. The start date for the position is August 1, 2018. In addition to establishing and maintaining an active research agenda, the successful applicant will teach courses in support of the undergraduate program in Actuarial Science, the Actuarial Science concentration of the Master of Science in Professional Science program, the doctoral program in Computational Science, and sponsor both graduate and undergraduate student research. He/she will also assist the Director of Actuarial Sciences in program/curricula development and maintenance, in mentoring students (including international students), in establishing and maintaining relationships with practicing professionals, in recruitment, and in program assessment.
Middle Tennessee State University seeks candidates who are committed to innovative teaching, robust research/creative activity and meaningful service. We also seek to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty who value working with a diverse student body
Required Education: PhD in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field by appointment date. Candidates who possess (or are near completion of) actuarial credentials from SOA or CAS, with ten or more years of professional experience and research publications will receive special consideration. Job open date is 09/29/2017, review date for optimal consideration is 11/06/2017. To apply go to mtsujobs.mtsu.edu/
Applicants are required to include a statement of teaching philosophy, their Research Statement or Creative Activities as appropriate to the discipline, their curriculum vitae, and cover letter at the time of online application.
If you need assistance in applying, please contact Faculty Recruitment Specialist at 615-898-5128.
If you have position specific questions, please contact Don Hong, Search Committee Chair at 615-904-8339 or Don.Hong@mtsu.edu
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with education and experience
About Mathematical Sciences, Middle Tennessee State University
Middle Tennessee State University, with approximately 22,000 students is located about 35 miles southeast of Nashville, TN. The University offers, through eight colleges, the College of Graduate Studies, and thirty-nine academic departments, baccalaureate instruction in the liberal and fine arts, the sciences, education, business, media and entertainment, and a variety of other fields. Graduate programs are offered at the master’s, specialist, and doctoral levels.