Lecturer, Mathematics (Two Openings)

Code: 018 Posted: 03/13/2014

University of Wisconsin-Parkside
College of Natural and Health Sciences

The Department of Mathematics and Physics at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside is inviting applications for two (2) full time Lecturers in Mathematics beginning Fall of 2014.
The successful candidate with a Master’s degree will teach introductory mathematics courses up through the level of college algebra and trigonometry and/or conduct discussion sections for those courses. The successful candidate with Ph.D. could also teach higher-level undergraduate courses in mathematics.
Qualifications:

Required:

  • Master’s degree in mathematics
  • Evidence of innovative teaching and learning experience
  • Experience in new teaching/alternative course delivery methods (e.g., curricular development and redesign, proficiency-based learning, flipped classroom, online/hybrid)
  • At least one year of post-graduation teaching experience at college/university level


Preferred:

  • Ph.D. in mathematics preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working effectively with students and staff from culturally diverse backgrounds

 

Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses, advising undergraduate students; service activities to the department and university; and working collaboratively with the University Community. Working with diverse populations and non-traditional students is essential for this position.

Applicants must have work authorization to work in the United States.

University and Community: The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a comprehensive campus of the University of Wisconsin System with approximately 4800 students, 120 faculty, and 70 instructional academic staff offering 33 undergraduate majors and 3 master's degrees in 22 academic departments. The campus is located between the cities of Kenosha and Racine in southeastern Wisconsin, within the Chicago-Milwaukee corridor.

The university is situated on 700 acres of prairie and woodland approximately two miles west of Lake Michigan. Consisting of 15 buildings, the coherence and unity of the original campus design within its natural landscape has been sustained over four decades of development. Recent additions include a renovated and expanded student center, a 250 bed suite-style residence hall, and a greatly expanded and renovated center for the arts and humanities.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.

It is the policy of UW Parkside to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact the Human Resources Office at 262-595-2204. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.

A criminal background check and degree verification are part of the application process.

Review of Applications: Applications received by April 4, 2014 are ensured full consideration. The position is open until filled.

TO APPLY: go to https://www.careers.wisconsin.edu

You must create an account and login before you can apply. If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password' and select "Login." If you have questions about how to apply from the Candidate Gateway, go to https://kb.wisc.edu/hrs/page.php?id=21900

Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed.

Please be sure you have included:

Letter addressing required and preferred qualifications
Curriculum vitae
Copies of academic transcripts (may be unofficial)
Letters from 3 professional references familiar with your work
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness

If you have application questions call or email

Contact Name: Mary Chachula

Contact Phone: (262) 595-2609

Contact Email: Mary.Chachula@uwp.edu

Available Until: 04/04/2014

900 Wood Road · P.O. Box 2000 · Kenosha, WI 53141-2000 P 262-595-2345

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