FOX SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Instructor Position in Actuarial Science
Department of Risk, Insurance and Healthcare Management
The Fox School of Business and Management at Temple University seeks an Instructor in the field of Actuarial Science. This is a full-time non-tenure track position. Qualified candidates should hold at least a Master’s Degree and have Fellowship status in either the Society of Actuaries or the Casualty Actuarial Society.
Evidence of excellence in teaching, familiarity with the current exam structure and a strong willingness to work closely in the professional development of students are also required. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with qualifications. The position is available starting August 2017.
Applications should include (a) cover letter, (b) full curriculum vitae, (c) evidence of excellence in teaching (e.g., evaluations), and (d) the names and contact information for three references.
Kindly submit the above items electronically to:
Dr. R.B. Drennan Jr.
Chair, Department of Risk, Insurance, and Healthcare Management
Fox School of Business and Management
1801 Liacouras Walk (006-01)
Philadelphia, PA 19122
The Department of Risk, Insurance, and Healthcare Management has 12 full-time, tenure-track faculty members and 9 full-time, non-tenure track faculty. Recent publications for our faculty include acceptances in all top tier academic journals in the field.
The Department has undergraduate, MBA, MS and Ph.D. programs in risk management and insurance, actuarial science and healthcare management. Our undergraduate program in RMI has over 400 undergraduate majors and our undergraduate program in actuarial science has over 300 majors. In 2010, Temple was named as a Center of Actuarial Excellence for the Society of Actuaries.
Representatives from Temple University will be attending the 2017 ARIA meeting.
Temple University of the Pennsylvania Commonwealth System of Higher Education serves 39,000 students, and is one of the three major state-related, research universities in Pennsylvania. Established in 1918, and with nearly 6,500 students and over 170 full time faculty, the Fox School of Business is one of the largest most comprehensive business schools in the region and the nation, offering Bachelor, Masters, Executive Masters, and PhD programs in traditional and specialized areas at urban and suburban campuses in the Philadelphia region and worldwide.
Financial Times recently ranked the Fox Executive MBA Program in the top 15 in the nation. Forbes ranked the MBA program in the top 75 in the world. US News and World Reports ranked the Full-Time MBA in the top 60 in the nation, and the Risk Management and Insurance Undergraduate Program is ranked in the top 10 in the nation.
Philadelphia is the fifth largest city in the United States, and is a major cultural center with a high concentration of dining and other attractions, as well as easy international access. It is close to New York and Washington D.C. Housing and living costs in Philadelphia are among the lowest of major US cities. Philadelphia also has a significant presence of IT, financial services, pharmaceutical, and other industries providing opportunities for interaction with businesses and research.
Temple University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and specifically invites applications from women and minorities. Additional information is available from the university, college and department websites at: www.temple.edu.