Department of Mathematics
The Mathematics Department of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville invites applications for full time (9 month, possibly renewable) and part time (one semester, possibly renewable) lecturer positions beginning August 19, 2014.
A bachelor's or graduate degree in mathematics or statistics is required. Applicants must have a strong commitment to teaching, have classroom experience teaching mathematics or statistics and present evidence of successful teaching experiences. Applicants must demonstrate a willingness to collaborate with students and faculty.
Responsibilities may include teaching freshman-sophomore level classes such as College Algebra, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Calculus and/or Elementary Statistics. Teaching assignments will be dependent on the qualifications, background, and experience of the successful candidate.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville
, founded in 1866, enrolls about 8,000 students in 42 baccalaureate and 6 master's programs. It possesses institutional strengths in middle level education, engineering, industrial technology, agriculture, criminal justice and business. The campus is located in Southwest Wisconsin's largest and most historic community. The region offers excellent school systems, high quality medical and hospital facilities, outstanding recreational opportunities, and vibrant businesses and industries. UW-Platteville is a cultural and educational center for the Tri-State region of Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a diverse, inclusive and civil community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and is an AA/EEO Employer. The names of nominees and applicants who have not requested in writing that their identities be kept confidential, and of all finalists, will be released upon request. A criminal background check is required for employment. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the U.S. at time of hire.
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To ensure full consideration, submit application by April 28, 2014; however, applications will be accepted until the position(s) are filled. Complete applications must be submitted via the online application system to receive consideration.
The following items are required for your application to be considered:
- Letter of application addressing all required qualifications;
- A curriculum vitae;
- A one page summary of your teaching philosophy;
- Names, phone numbers, and addresses of three professional references;
- A copy of your undergraduate transcript and graduate transcript (if applicable); and
- A separate statement describing a history of working with or demonstrated commitment to addressing issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and/or other issues of historic marginalization.
Questions may be addressed to:
Dr. Barb Barnet
Chair, Search and Screen Committee
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Before you get started with the online application process, we recommend you preview the frequently asked questions (FAQs) by selecting the link below. External applicants can also view the FAQs after accessing the online system by clicking on the "Help" link in the upper right corner.
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