UIC now invites candidates for this position which is expected to be filled in February 2021:
Candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Financial Mathematics, Advanced Probability, Mathematical Statistics, Financial Derivatives, Financial Engineering, Risk Management in Finance, International Finance, Fixed Income Securities, Timer Series for Finance, Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations, Stochastic Processes, Dynamic Programming.
Candidates should have earned PhD in financial engineering or financial mathematics from a recognized university. Candidates from applied mathematics, computer science, or finance field are also welcome. Successful candidates are expected to be committed to excellence in undergraduate or postgraduate teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who can undertake independent research leading to outstanding outcomes, including publications in high quality international-refereed journals. Academic rank will be determined in accordance with successful candidate’s experience and accomplishments.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance (applicable to Assistant Professor and above), leave and medical insurance.
Appointment to this position will initially be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Continuation of appointment beyond the initial term will be subject to mutual agreement.