Academic Affairs News

Position Opening - Interim Director of Continuing Education

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Interim Director of Continuing Education.  This is a 50% appointment and will serve as Interim Director of Continuing Education at the main UW-Whitewater Campus and at UW-Whitewater at Rock County branch campus and is open to current employees at either the main or branch campuses.  Qualified candidates will have experience as a faculty or academic staff member in areas relevant to the position, as well as at least three years experience as director, department chair, assistant or associate dean, dean or other significant management or administrative experience.  Please review the position description  for additional responsibilities and required qualifications.  

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, current CV and contact information for three professional references to Hermie Snorek (snorekh@uww.edu) in the Office of the Provost by September 28, 2018.  Appointment will begin on October 7, 2018 and will continue until at least the end of the 2018-2019 academic year.  

Position Opening - Interim Associate Provost/Dean of the School of Graduate Studies

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Interim Associate Provost/Dean of the School of Graduate Studies.  This is a 100% full time appointment.  Qualified candidates will be currently employed at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and meet the requirements for appointment as a tenured associate or full professor in one of the departments of the University.  Candidates must also meet the qualifications for graduate faculty status and have significant experience as department chair, assistant or associate dean, dean or other significant leadership or administrative experience.  Please review the position description  for additional responsibilities and required qualifications.  

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, current CV and contact information for three professional references to Hermie Snorek (snorekh@uww.edu) in the Office of the Provost by September 28, 2018.  Appointment will begin as soon as possible but no later than October 31, 2018 and will continue until at least the end of the 2018-2019 academic year.  

Position Opening - Interim Dean of the College of Integrated Studies

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Interim Dean of the College of Integrated Studies.  This is a 50% appointment and will serve as Interim Dean of the College of Integrated Studies located at UW-Whitewater at Rock County branch campus.  Qualified candidates will have experience in teaching, research and service equivalent to appointment as a tenured faculty member as well as at least three years experience as department chair, assistant or associate dean, dean or other significant leadership or administrative experience.  Please review the position description for additional responsibilities and required qualifications.  Individuals who are currently employed at UW-Whitewater or UW-Whitewater at Rock County or formerly employed by UW-Whitewater or the UW-Colleges are welcome to apply. 

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, current CV and contact information for three professional references to Hermie Snorek (snorekh@uww.edu) in the Office of the Provost by September 28, 2018.  Appointment will begin on October 7, 2018 and will continue until at least the end of the 2018-2019 academic year.  

Position Opening - Faculty Director of the Office of Global Experience

The Department of Student Diversity, Engagement and Success (SDES) is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Director of the newly organized Office of Global Experiences (OGE). The Director of OGE oversees the general administration, leadership and growth of for-credit and co-curricular international programming including: study abroad and exchanges, field study, travel study, student teaching, service-learning and international internships. The position will begin in the 2018-19 academic year. The director position is a 50% faculty teaching reassignment position for a one-year term with the possibility of renewal. The director will join the leaders of our other High-Impact Practices as part of the suite of programs offered by SDES to provide "experiences that champion student diversity, engagement, educational achievement and success" and reports to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Diversity, Engagement and Success, Dr. LaVar Charleston. Please review the position description for more information.  

To apply, please submit a cover letter addressing the applicant's qualifications and relevant experience, a copy of the applicant's resume/vita, and contact information for 3 professional references to Search Chair Joan Littlefield Cook (via Samantha Fett, fettsm27@uww.edu). 

Application deadline: September 25, 2018 at 5pm. Please direct questions to Dr. Charleston or to the chair of the screening committee, Dr. Joan Cook at cookj@uww.edu.


Academic Affairs Newsletters

Fall 2018 Academic Affairs Newsletter - August 27, 2018 
Spring 2018 End of Year Academic Affairs Newsletter - May 17, 2018
Spring 2018 Academic Affairs Newsletter - January 22, 2018
Winter 2017 Academic Affairs Newsletter- December 15, 2017
Academic Affairs Fall 2017 Newsletter - August 25, 2017
Spring 2017 Academic Affairs Newsletter - April 24, 2017
Winter 2016 Academic Affairs Update - December 12, 2016
Welcome 2016-2017 - September 14, 2016


UW-Whitewater honored among national Colleges of Distinction

July 10, 2018

Schools are accepted on the basis that they adhere to the four distinctions: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Community, and Successful Outcomes.


Geography student to study with NASA this summer

May 15, 2018

Shaunie Rasmussen's journey began one day in 2016 when Assistant Professor Rocio Duchesne visited her introduction to geography class to talk about the science of remote sensing.


Spring commencement set for May 19

May 10, 2018

A total of 1,644 graduates will cross the stage to receive their degrees.


Warhawk to explore artificial intelligence with the U.S. Navy

May 08, 2018

Computer science student Greg Hyde will travel to Washington D.C. for an internship and work in the Navy Center for Applied Research in Artificial Intelligence for as long as 14 weeks.


Chemistry major wins national Goldwater Foundation recognition

April 24, 2018

Pontian Adogamhe was honored for work his work with his mentor, Associate Professor Christopher Veldkamp. Adogamhe would like to pursue a medical research degree in tropical medicine and infectious diseases, specifically the study of malaria.


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