Risk Management and Insurance, Georgia State University

Position ID:GSU-RMI-GSU_AS_JOBS17 [#8664]
Position Location:Atlanta, Georgia 30303, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Finance / Financial Risk Management
Economics / C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Appl Deadline: finished (posted 2016/12/04, finished 2017/08/22, listed until 2017/06/04)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***


GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY invites applications for one or more open rank, tenure track or clinical appointments in actuarial science effective Fall 2017 in the Department of Risk Management and Insurance at the Robinson College of Business. We expect to hire at least one position at the tenure track Assistant Professor level. 


Candidates must have a completed Ph.D. by the time of appointment in actuarial science or a related field such as statistics or risk management. Further, candidates should have a strong capability of publishing in top actuarial, risk management, statistics/econometrics, economics, finance, and/or applied mathematics journals in the broad area of actuarial science. An actuarial credential from any of the major professional societies is preferred. 


The Department of Risk Management and Insurance at Georgia State University is one of the oldest and most influential risk management programs in the U.S. and has a distinguished history of serving students, alumni, and the risk management profession for more than 60 years. We are currently rated #4 in the U.S. News and World Report ranking of RMI programs; we hold a Center of Actuarial Excellence designation from the Society of Actuaries; and we are an Accredited Risk Program according to the Professional Risk Management International Association (PRMIA). The mission of the department is to better understand how risks faced by individuals, institutions, and societies can be more accurately measured and more efficiently managed. Faculty members have broad risk-related research interests, and our actuarial faculty take a central role in the department’s topology, in view of research and academic programs. Our actuarial group is active and visible, e.g. hosting the Congress on Insurance: Mathematics and Economics in 2016 and the Actuarial Research Conference in 2017. The salary level and course load are competitive for research-oriented actuarial faculty at US business schools. 


 Positions are contingent on budget approval. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three recommendation letters, teaching evaluations if any, and sample publications should be uploaded to Academicjobsonline.org. PLEASE be sure to note in your cover letter that you are applying for a position in actuarial science. For additional information please contact Dr. Daniel Bauer at dbauer@gsu.edu. Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Institution Affirmative Action Employer

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Further Info:
Georgia State University
P.O. Box 4036
Atlanta, GA 30302-4036

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