Overview

School of Computer Science and Mathematics 
Tenure Track Position in Actuarial Science and Mathematics (#998534)

The School of Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Central Missouri (UCM) invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position in Actuarial Science to begin in August 2018.

The Position: The primary responsibilities of the position are to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in actuarial science, mathematics, and statistics; participate in research and other scholarly activities; engage in student/faculty collaboration; advise students; and guide students in their professional development. Other responsibilities include service to the department, the university, and the profession. The typical teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. A reduced teaching load for research and other professional responsibilities is possible.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in actuarial science, mathematics, or statistics by August 2018. Successful candidates should be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and master’s level courses. Preference will be given to candidates who are in the process of, or interested in, achieving an Associate or Fellow designation in the Society of Actuaries and can contribute to UCM earning the Centers of Actuarial Excellence designation. The Associate or Fellow designation in the Society of Actuaries must be obtained before promotion and tenure consideration. A strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and continued professional growth is essential.

The Application Process: To apply online, go to https://jobs.ucmo.edu. Apply to position #998534. The following items should be attached: a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, copies of transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references including their names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses. Official transcripts and three letters of recommendation will be requested for candidates invited for an on-campus interview. For more information, contact

Dr. Phoebe McLaughlin, Search Committee Chair
School of Computer Science and Mathematics
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
pmclaughlin@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications continues until position is filled.

UCM is a public comprehensive university with about 13,000 students and is located 35 miles southeast of the Kansas City metropolitan area in Warrensburg, MO. The School of Computer Science and Mathematics offers BS and MS degrees in Actuarial Science and Statistics.