Audience: 
Graduate Students
Deadline
Monday, November 6, 2017
Location: 
Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
Opportunity Text: 

** Note the date for 'optimal consideration' has passed (11/06/2017) so, if interested, apply immediately!!

Middle Tennessee State University has an opening for a Tenure Track Position in Actuarial Science starting in August 2018. Please see details of the position and apply online at https://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu/postings/5829

MTSU is an R3 institution as classified by the Carnegie Foundation (Doctoral University—Moderate Research Activity), with over 22,000 students, located in Murfreesboro, 35 miles southeast of Nashville, the Tennessee state capital. MTSU is a vibrant institution with a commitment to diversity, valuing excellence in teaching and fostering initiatives in research and public service.

The College of Basic and Applied Sciences, 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.

Job Description: 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.
Required Education

Required Education: PhD in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field by appointment date.
Other Desirable: 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.

MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Pre-Employment Information

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.