UIC now invites candidates for this position which is expected to be filled in September 2022:
Candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Mathematical Finance, Probability Theory, Statistics, Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Data Science, Financial Derivatives, Risk Management in Finance, International Finance, Fixed Income Securities.
Candidates should have earned PhD in financial engineering or financial mathematics from a recognized university. Candidates from mathematics, statistics, operations research, data science, 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 with demonstrable ability to undertake independent research leading to outcomes with a strong impact, such as publication in high quality, internationally recognized, indexed journals and scholarly presses. 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, leave and social 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.
The College reserves the right not to fill these positions, or to extend the search until suitable candidates are identified or to make an appointment by invitation.