Mathematical and Computer Sciences
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ACADEMIC STAFF POSITION IN MATHEMATICS
Position # 02067850
Description: The Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences at the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater invites applications for one or two full-time academic staff lecturer positions in Mathematical and Computer Sciences beginning August 21, 2013. Responsibilities include teaching 27 undergraduate credits per year (typically divided as 15 credits in fall and 12 credits in spring), primarily in mathematics courses below Calculus, including Intermediate Algebra. A demonstrated excellence in teaching is required. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience teaching Intermediate Algebra, Introductory Statistics, or the Mathematics for Elementary Teachers course sequence. Experience in curriculum development in lower level mathematics courses is a plus.
Starting Date: 8/21/2013
Qualifications: A minimum of a master’s degree in mathematics, or a master’s degree in education with a bachelor’s degree in the mathematical sciences is required. At least one year full time teaching experience in mathematics at the college or university level is required.
General Information: The UW-Whitewater Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences offers a range of
undergraduate programs in mathematics, computer science, and mathematics education. In addition, the department also lends support to a Media Arts and Game Development major. There are currently 37 faculty and academic staff in the department.
Founded in 1868, UW-Whitewater is a premier regional public regional university with an enrollment of approximately 12,043 students in 50 undergraduate majors, 11 master’s degree programs, and one specialist degree program. It offers high-quality career-oriented programs integrated with a model general education curriculum. UW-Whitewater is part of the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System. Located in a community of approximately 14,769 residents near the scenic Kettle Moraine State Forest in southeastern Wisconsin, Whitewater is within convenient driving distance to the metropolitan areas of Milwaukee, Madison, and Chicago.
Application: A complete application credential packet consists of a letter of application, curriculum vita, reflective statement of teaching philosophy, three current letters of recommendation including at least one which evaluates teaching effectiveness, and copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Apply online at http://www.MathJobs.org. For more information, please contact:
Dr. Fe Evangelista, Search Chair
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street, Whitewater, WI 53190
phone: (262) 472-2764 Fax: (262) 472-1372
Deadline: Review of applications will begin August 2, 2013 and will continue until position is filled.
The program serves a diverse population of students and embraces the principles and practices of Inclusive Excellence that are reflected in UW System’s commitment to diversity and educational opportunity. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and actively seeks and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, and all veterans. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released. UW-Whitewater conducts criminal background checks as a contingency to employment. A criminal background check will be conducted prior to an offer of employment.
UW-Whitewater is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.