Academic Staff - Lecturer in Mathematics (Public May Apply)
Code: 14091 Posted: 03/05/2018
The Department of Mathematics and Physics at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside seeks applicants for a Lecturer in Mathematics, scheduled to start in the 2018-2019 academic year.
The Lecturer will contribute to teaching Mathematic courses and the coordination of instructional resources. Service will include, advising undergraduate students, participation in outreach and retention initiatives, and connecting students to internship opportunities. Performs other duties as assigned. The position will be filled for one-year full-time with possibility of renewal. The position starts in the 2018-2019 academic year. The successful candidate will have experience in new teaching/alternative course delivery methods (e.g., curricular development and redesign, proficiency-based learning, flipped classroom, online/hybrid). In addition, at least one year of post-graduation teaching experience at the college/university level is required.
- Master’s degree in mathematics (Ph.D. preferred)
- Innovative teaching and learning experiences
- 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 the college/university level
- Eligible to work in the United States
90% A. Teach Introductory Mathematics Courses up through the level of calculus.
10% B. Service to Department, College, and University
- Advise undergraduate students
- Design, lead, and assess outreach and retention initiatives
- Establish internships with area businesses
- Be a champion for UW-Parkside student success in mathematics
- Timeliness of meeting goals
- Willingness to make suggestions and soundness of those suggestions
- Soundness of judgment and operational decisions
- Ability to organize and prioritize work while being responsive to University personnel
- Timely and effective communication of problems and opportunities. This includes the responsibility for identifying and communicating information of importance as soon as possible
- Integrity in dealing with customers, students, vendors, employees, and management
- Punctuality, attendance, effective use of time, and willingness to work overtime when necessary
- Maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information
- Willingness to assist with special projects and other duties as assigned
Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Knowledge and ability to teach introductory mathematics up through the level of calculus.
- Champion for UW-Parkside student success in mathematics - knowledge and ability to engage in students success initiatives.
- Project management skills.
- Is not responsible for Money, University Funds of Accounts which hold financial information.
- Ergonomic Requirements: Working at computer stations for extended periods of time
Contact Name: Ms. Pamela LeClaire
Contact Phone: (262) 595-2316
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org