The Department of Statistics and Applied Probability at UC Santa Barbara is
searching for qualified candidates for Visiting Assistant Professor positions for the 2017-2018 academic year (with possibility of renewal for up to 3 years) in the area of Financial Mathematics. Successful applicants would be expected to engage with the Center for Financial Mathematics and Actuarial Research ( which supports a highly active group of 4 permanent faculty, 3-5 postdocs, long-term visitors and a dozen PhD students. Candidates with research interests in stochastic games, computational finance, commodity markets, systemic risk and actuarial science are especially encouraged to apply.
Application materials should be submitted electronically via
Review will begin on January 15, 2017 and continue until positions are
Enquiries may be directed via email to Mike Ludkovski at