Assistant Professor of Actuary Science

Saint Augustine's University

Saint Augustine's University

Accounting & Finance
Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Posting Details

Posting Summary
Position Title
Position Code MATH-ASTPRO-F
Job Description
The Department of Mathematics at Saint Augustine’s (SAU) is seeking an applicant for a full-time tenure-track position in actuary science at the assistant/associate professor level. In addition to teaching, the applicant must bring a research background and will participate in grant writing and student research training.


The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in mathematics, engineering mathematics, and actuary science. Other responsibilities include curriculum development and assessment, University committee service, student advising, and maintaining a high level of professional activity. Preference will be given to those candidates who strive to be master teachers, who are committed to the mentoring of students, who have a well-developed research agenda and grant funds in addition to a strong desire for securing additional external funding. A 12-15-hour teaching load (four/five courses) is expected each semester. Release time will be according to secured external grant funding. Additional duties may include serving as Program Coordinator of Mathematics which will also account for a 1 course release. Additionally, other responsibilities/duties may be added at the discretion of the Chair, Dean or Provost.

Saint Augustine’s University (SAU), drawing on its rich legacy as an access institution, is a student-focused, comprehensive educational institution that produces outstanding graduates prepared for personal and professional success. SAU was established in 1867 in Raleigh, NC by the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. A four-year liberal arts university with an average enrollment of approximately 1,000, SAU sits on 105 lush acres just north of Downtown Raleigh, NC. The institution offers more than 20 undergraduate degrees and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Additional Information:
  • Employment is contingent upon a positive background check and proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Documentation of medical and religious exemptions will be accommodated.
  • Official transcript is required upon acceptance of the position.
Required Qualifications
Ph.D. in mathematics, physics, actuary science or engineering with the requisite coursework is required. Master’s Degree candidates will not be considered.
Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F008P
Number of Vacancies 1
Position End Date (if applicable)
Desired Start Date 08/07/2023
Job Open Date 02/20/2023
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have a Ph.D. in hand by the date of appointment or an advanced ABD by the date of the appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong candidate for this position

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe in detail how your background and experience would be applicable for this position in a College/University setting

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/ Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation