UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL MISSOURI Assistant Professor in Warrensburg, Missouri

The University of Central Missouri is an equal employment opportunity employerUniversity of Central MissouriRequisition Number998534Working TitleAssistant Professor of Actuarial Science - Tenure TrackDepartment220840-Actuarial SciencePay RatePer faculty salary modelFTE1.0FLSAExemptPosition Number998534ClassificationFacultyStarting Date:10/18/2018Special Instructions to Applicants:Candidates must complete an online faculty profile. Please list on the faculty profile the names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for three (3) professional references. The following items should be attached: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and copies of transcripts. 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 Initial screening of applications begins November 15, 2018, and continues until position is filled. The University of Central Missouri is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, disabled, and veteran applicants are welcome to apply for this and all opportunities. A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.Bargaining UnitNoPosting Date10/18/2018Open Until FilledYesPosition PurposeThe School of Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Central Missouri invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Actuarial Science beginning August 2019. 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.Education and Formal TrainingDoctorate degree (Specify field(s) of study below)Other Education and Formal TrainingPh.D. in actuarial science, mathematics, or statistics by August 2019 required.ExperienceSuccessful candidates should be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and master's levels 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.Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Leadership skills: organization/meeting facilitation/project leadership, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentialitySupplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Required DocumentsRequired Documents Cover Letter Transcripts Vitae Optional Documents Apply Here: PI106654749