PhD Mathematical Finance - Academic Program Director

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Analytic Recruiting Inc.
  • 08 Aug 16

The Financial Mathematics Graduate program of a top-ranked university is looking for a Quantitative PhD who is currently working in the financial markets to lead the school’s Master’s Program.

The candidate will be the subject matter resource for graduate students regarding career opportunities in the financial markets, act as a liaison with the faculty to develop curriculum ideas to keep up with the changing landscape in the markets, and serve as a link to the industry for the school. The candidate must have a PhD in Finance, Math, or Financial Engineering, several years of rigorous quantitative work with major financial markets firms, and have strong and deep ties to the industry. Responsibilities will include: identifying internships, designing technical and informational seminars, setting up company site visits for students, assisting the faculty in keeping the curriculum relevant, and providing industry insight into hiring needs, news developments and market outlook. This role is a senior position that requires an outgoing personality and a strong commitment to mentoring students seeking career opportunities in the financial markets.


Keywords: Mathematical Finance, Program Director, Quantitative Finance, PhD, Career Placement, Industry Liaison


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