Ohio State University, Mathematics

Position ID: OhioState-ACTSCI [#18461]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Columbus, Ohio 43210, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: actuarial science, financial mathematics, applied probability, computational and data sciences
Application Deadline: finished (2021/10/04, finished 2022/04/07)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Arts and Sciences at The Ohio State University seeks applications to fill two tenure-track faculty positions in actuarial science, financial mathematics, applied probability, computational and data sciences, or related areas at the rank of Assistant Professor. The Department has a solid undergraduate program in actuarial science, a large financial mathematics track in the undergraduate math major, and a masters degree program in actuarial and quantitative risk management. It is expected that these faculty members will be significantly engaged with these programs (e.g. directing PhD, Master’s theses, directing undergraduate research, and teaching actuarial science and financial math courses). The ideal candidate will be an effective communicator and a willing collaborator with other faculty members in the Department.

Qualifications: A doctoral degree in Mathematics or related field is required at the time of application. The ideal candidate will have an excellent research record in their chosen research area, and evidence of strong teaching ability. They should also have a documented interest in financial mathematics and/or actuarial science. Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to a criminal background check. The review of applications will begin November 1, 2021, and will continue until the positions are filled.

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. The university is an ADVANCE Institution and member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law. The Ohio State University is committed to addressing faculty members’ family needs, including dual career couples, and single parents.

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Ohio State University
Department of Mathematics
231 W. 18th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210