The Department of Mathematics in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Actuarial Science Program at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, invites applications for full-time, 9-month non-tenure track faculty at the rank of Lecturer in Actuarial Science beginning in Fall 2019. The position comes with a competitive salary, benefits and is renewable annually based on evaluations of satisfactory performance.
The University of Connecticut’s actuarial science program is a vibrant program with nearly 500 undergraduates, 40 master’s students and 6 Ph.D. students. Since its inception, our program has contributed over 1000 baccalaureate and over 500 master’s graduates to the work force. It is one of the few Actuarial Science programs of its kind in the New England.
The University of Connecticut’s Actuarial Science Program has been a Society of Actuaries’ recognized Center of Actuarial Excellence (CAE) every year since 2009 and was one of the original 13 schools named worldwide. Today, it is one of just 33 schools so recognized throughout the world and the only one in New England. In 2016, the program was also named as a Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) University Award Winner—one of just 4 schools so identified in the first year of the CAS Award. That recognition is available once every 3 years, and the UConn program is currently being considered yet again.
Duties and Responsibilities
Teach undergraduate courses as assigned.
Provide academic advising for undergraduate majors as it pertains to formulating career goals and planning academic coursework.
Serve as a resource and maintain cooperative relationships with the insurance and/or financial services industry.
Participate in an active program of professional development consistent with personal and professional goals.
Serve on Department, College and/or University committees.
Other duties as assigned.
This 9-month appointment as Lecturer (non-tenure track) has an anticipated start date of August 23, 2019. The successful candidate’s academic appointment will be at the Storrs campus. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please apply online at UConn Jobs (https://jobs.uconn.edu), Faculty Positions, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Search #2019441. Please upload a cover letter; curriculum vitae and three letters of reference. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Connecticut is committed to building and supporting a multicultural and diverse community of students, faculty and staff. The diversity of students, faculty and staff continues to increase, as does the number of honors students, valedictorians and salutatorians who consistently make UConn their top choice. More than 100 research centers and institutes serve the University’s teaching, research, diversity, and outreach missions, leading to UConn’s ranking as one of the nation’s top research universities. UConn’s faculty and staff are the critical link to fostering and expanding our vibrant, multicultural and diverse University community. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.
1. Professional experience in industry.
2. Preliminary exam content experience.
3. Demonstrated excellence in oral, written and interpersonal skills.
1. Teaching experience.
2. FSA or FCAS preferred. ASA or ACAS considered.
3. Ten years’ work experience in Actuarial Science.
4. Experience in an advising or mentoring capacity.
Internal Number: Search 2019441
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