Research & Insurance Teaching Society

The Risk and Insurance Teaching Society (RITS), a community of practice in the American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA), provides an opportunity for professors in risk management, insurance, and actuarial sciences as well as industry professionals with education interest to share and present pedagogical cases in an academic setting. RITS supports RMI program development and pedagogical advancement. Its intent is to provide an opportunity for professors in risk management, insurance, and actuarial sciences as well as industry professionals with education interest to share and present pedagogical cases in an academic setting.  

-- You may indicate your interest in RITS by checking the box on your member profile. There is no separate fee to join this interest group/community of practice. 

The RITS Committee is working on webinars, sessions at the Annual Meeting in early August, and curating teaching materials available to ARIA members only (materials coming soon). 

  • Evaluating Knowledge in Today’s Learning Landscape WEBINAR taking place January 28, 2022. Read more and register at no cost HERE. This session will be recorded. 
  • Sessions are planned at the 2022 ARIA Annual Meeting July 31 - August 3, in-person, in Long Beach, California, USA. 
  • The RITS community celebrates the Les B. Strickler Innovation in Teaching Award. 

If you have questions about the Risk and Insurance Teaching Society, please contact Lori Medders at [email protected].