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David Dickson

Honorary
social sciences
business & economics
economics
mathematical methods in social sciences
social sciences, mathematical methods
science & technology
statistics & probability
physical sciences
mathematics
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Prof

David Dickson

 
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Business And Economics
 
Primary Interest
Recursive Methods In Risk Theory
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Prof

David Dickson

 

David Dickson graduated with a PhD from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, in 1983. After leaving Heriot-Watt, David was an Actuarial Trainee with the Government Actuary's Department in London until 1985.

David returned to Heriot-Watt as a lecturer in the Department of Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics until 1992. From 1989-92 David also worked as a part-time lecturer at the Department of Social Statistics at the University of Southampton. In 1993 David joined the Department of Economics' Centre for Actuarial Studies as a Senior Lecturer. He was promoted to Associate Professor in 1997 and appointed to the Chair of Actuarial Studies in March 2000. David has been a Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries (Scotland) since 1987 and a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia since 1996. He is also Adjunct Professor in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo, and a member of the editorial board of Annals of Actuarial Science. Previously, he was Editor of ASTIN Bulletin, an Associate Editor of Insurance: Mathematics & Economics, and a member of the Editorial Board of North American Actuarial Journal and of British Actuarial Journal.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 106 most recent scholarly works by David Dickson.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2007

H M Jackson Prize, 2006

Institute of Actuaries of Australia

2004

Dean's Prize for Exceptional Distinction in Research and Research Training

Faculty of Economics and Commerce

2003

Research Prize

Institute of Actuaries

1998

H M Jackson Prize, 1997

Institute of Actuaries of Australia

1988

England Prize

Faculty of Actuaries Students' Society

1996

FIAA - Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia


1987

FFA - Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Economics

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

Bachelor of Science

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh