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Position Type: Academic Opening
Closing Date: Wednesday, March
Date of Posting: January 5,
Department: School of
Mathematical & Computational Science, Faculty of Science
Position: Tenure Track Position
- Actuarial Science
The University of Prince Edward
Island’s School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences invites applications
for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Actuarial Science.
The School of Mathematical and
Computational Sciences at UPEI consists of 16 professors and two instructors,
and offers programs in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Actuarial
Science, Financial Mathematics, Data Analytics, Business Analytics, Video Game
Programming and Mathematics with Engineering.
The School of Mathematical and
Computational Sciences is in a period of expansion, with new programs and
growing numbers of students. This position is one of several new tenure-track
appointments in areas of Mathematical and Computational Sciences that the
University of Prince Edward Island is making to support these new programs.
Applicants should have either:
• A Ph.D. in Actuarial Science
• A Ph.D. in a related field and the designation of Associate of the Canadian
Institute of Actuaries
• Commensurate academic credentials and the designation of Associate of the
Canadian Institute of Actuaries, or
• The designation of Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries
The candidate should also have a
research and teaching record of demonstrated excellence in areas related to
Actuarial Science. They would be expected to maintain an active research
program or participate in other scholarly activity, and teach broadly, across
all years. The successful candidate would be expected to participate in
the planning and implementation of the new curriculum in support of the
Actuarial Science program.
Rank and salary will be commensurate
with qualifications. Full-time, permanent faculty receive a comprehensive
fringe benefits package including group life, accidental death and
dismemberment, supplemental health, travel insurance, pension, and long-term
disability insurance. This appointment is subject to final budgetary
Start date: July 1, 2017
Applicants should send their full
curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and experience, a statement
of teaching philosophy, and the names of three references to:
Gordon MacDonald, Associate Dean
School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Canada C1A 4P3
Telephone: (902) 628-4349
Fax: (902) 566-0466
In accordance with Canadian
immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply;
however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI
is committed to the principle of equity in employment.
Review of applications will begin on
March 1, 2017 and continue until a suitable applicant is identified.