Faculty - Assistant Professor in Mathematics (Public May Apply)
Code: 14089 Posted: 03/05/2018
The Department of Mathematics and Physics at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside seeks applicants for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Mathematics, scheduled to start in the 2018-2019 academic year.
Responsibilities include teaching Mathematics in traditional and alternative course delivery methods (e.g., curricular development and redesign, proficiency-based learning, flipped classroom, online/hybrid). This position will teach classes at the undergraduate level as assigned by the Math-Physics Department Chair. Opportunities to teach additional courses in the summer and winterim semesters may be available for additional compensation depending upon the needs of the Mathematics-Physics Department. This position is expected to establish and maintain an active research program. In addition, the position will be expected to contribute service to UW-Parkside, the College of Health and Natural Sciences, the Mathematics-Physics Department, profession and community including advising students in the Mathematics program.
- Ph.D. in Mathematics Education.
- 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.
- Research record in mathematics education.
- Eligible to work in the United States
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Standards of Performance
Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The University and Area
UW-Parkside is a regional comprehensive university that is committed to accessibility, academic excellence, student success, diversity, and community engagement. This beautiful campus is on 700 acres of woodland & prairie in the heart of the Milwaukee/Chicago corridor, between Racine and Kenosha and near Lake Michigan. The university enrolls approximately 5,000 students, many of whom are first- generation and nontraditional students. UW-Parkside benefits from the diversity of the communities it services in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties. Kenosha and Racine are small cities that offer tranquility and convenience. The myriad attractions of Milwaukee and Chicago are easily accessible, as is the solitude of the country. UW-Parkside is strongly committed to creating and maintaining a multicultural, pluralistic campus environment.
The tri-county region that comprises the University’s primary service area is home to an impressive array of businesses. There are more than 10,000 small businesses in the region, as well as a large number of globally-recognized employers. The college, through its active, engaged Advisory Board, enjoys a close relationship with many of these businesses. For further information regarding the University and community, please see our website at www.uwp.edu
Review of Applications
Applications received by 11:59 PM April 3, 2018, are ensured full consideration. Position is open until filled.
Salary and Benefits
Commensurate with experience and education. The UW System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
Total Compensation Estimator: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/totalcomp/
Ms. Pamela LeClaire
Office: (262) 595-2316
A criminal background check will be required at the time of hire.
UW-Parkside is an AA/EEO employer. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
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 Office of Human Resources at 262-595-2204. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.
University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
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Contact Name: Ms. Pamela LeClaire
Contact Phone: (262) 595-2316
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