Lynne McChristian

Lynne McChristian

Senior Instructor of Finance

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470 F Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-300-1883

lynnem2@illinois.edu

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Positions Held

  • Senior Instructor of Finance, Finance, University of Illinois, 2019 to present
  • Non-resident Scholar, Insurance Information Institute, 2008-2019

Recent Publications

Other Publications

Presentations

  • McChristian, L. (2019). Together We Do More: Building Industry & Academic Partnerships. Risk Analytics Symposium, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
  • McChristian, L. (2019). General Session: Flood Insurance. National Hurricane Conference.

Current Courses

  • Introduction to Insurance (FIN 230) Introductory course on the role of insurance in society; covers insurance terminology, common personal insurance policies (auto, health, life and homeowners) and current issues.

  • Property-Liability Insurance (FIN 431) Examines in detail the functions of property-liability insurers, including marketing, underwriting, claims, ratemaking and administration, and the major current issues facing this industry.

  • Corporate Risk Management (FIN 433) Case study course examining how corporations deal with pure risk.

  • Risk Management Academy (FIN 490) Lectures and discussions relating to new areas of interest. See class schedule for topics and prerequisites.

  • Enterprise Risk Management (FIN 526) The application of basic risk management principles to all risks facing the organization. Integrates hazard, financial, strategic and operational risks under a single framework. Provides a conceptual framework for making risk management decisions to increase business value. The course will includes a review of the legal and regulatory environment that sets the stage for Enterprise Risk Management, cover the tools used for risk analysis, examine data integration processes and show how risk measurement relates to strategic and tactical business decisions.

  • Foundations in Risk Management (FIN 530) This course introduces risk management including basic concepts and techniques of pure risk and financial risk management. Corporate hazard risk management including insurance and securitization of pure risks will be covered in detail. Insurer risk management will be examined including reinsurance, loss reserving, underwriting of risks, and catastrophic risk management. Students will also be introduced to Enterprise Risk Management (ERM).

Contact

470 F Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-300-1883

lynnem2@illinois.edu

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