S-STEM Seminar Talk Series
Department of Computer Science

Fridays 3:00-4:00, Room 112 CAP

Friday March 21


Brian Felkel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
What is an actuary and why might you want to be one?
Dr. Brian Felkel, Ph.D.


In this talk Dr. Felkel will look at what an actuary does and where an actuary works in order to try and define what an actuary is.  He will discuss different kinds of projects on which actuaries work.  Dr. Fekel will look at how ASU can prepare students to be actuaries and what starting salaries a new actuary can expect.  There will be time for questions at the end of thepresentation.