University of Wisconsin Superior, Mathematics and Computer Science

Position ID: 1672-IAS [#13251]
Position Title: Instructional Academic Staff Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Superior, Wisconsin 54880, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics and Computer Science
Starting Date: 2019/08/26
Application Deadline: 2019/01/01 finished (2018/11/26, finished 2019/07/07, listed until 2019/01/01)
Position Description:    

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University of Wisconsin Superior

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Instructional Academic Staff

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mathematics

UW-Superior is committed to making excellence inclusive in every aspect of the institution. Diversity, inclusion and equity are prioritized learning resources for all community members. We strive to offer quality programs in an environment of trust and cooperation that centers on the worth of all individuals. The University is seeking candidates who will contribute to the achievement of this goal.

POSITION: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (Instructional Academic Staff), Mathematics, 100% academic year renewable appointment in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. Title of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer determined by qualifications and experience.

DUTIES:

 Teach 15 credits

 Advise undergraduates

 Serve on departmental and university-wide committees

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

 Master’s degree in mathematics, math education, or closely related field earned by August 26, 2019

 Ability to teach an array of undergraduate mathematics courses

 Ability to teach using alternative formats (including online)

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

 Demonstrated success in teaching college-level mathematics

 Ability to teach introductory computer science courses

 Additional degree in a related field (i.e., Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)

 Expertise in current best practices in math pedagogy

 Demonstrated commitment to continued professional development in best practices in teaching and learning, including use of alternative delivery formats.

The successful candidate will be dynamic, energetic, creative, and engaging. The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to the public liberal arts mission. The successful candidate must be committed to the highest ethical standards and demonstrate effective leadership and teamwork skills. Candidates that demonstrate a commitment inclusive excellence and diversity are especially encouraged to apply.

SALARY:

UW-S offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance coverage for domestic partners and their eligible dependents.

STARTING DATE: August 26, 2019

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For additional information visit www.uwsuper.edu or contact (715) 394-8140.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at UW-Careers (http://www.uwsuper.edu/hr/employment/career-gateway.cfm) and submit your application packet that is:

1) A letter of application,

2) Curriculum Vita,

3) Unofficial transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees,

4) Contact information for three references.

Review of applications will commence at 4:30pm on January 2, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

If you have questions in regards to the hiring process, please contact Dr. Jonathan Totushek, Chair of Search and Screen Committee, at jtotushe@uwsuper.edu.

How to Register for a UW-Careers Account:

1. To register for a UW-Careers account, click on the click here to Register link to create your user name and password.

2. Search for the #19-14 Instructional Academic Staff (Lecturer/Senior Lecturer) in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science position and click on the Apply Now button to submit a resume.

o At this time, you will be asked to complete your profile. Please select Save to continue the application process.

3. To submit your letter of application, unofficial transcripts, etc., you must add the document as an attachment by clicking on the Add Attachment link below the Cover Letters and Attachments box.

4. Clicking on the Next link, please complete the required Online Questionnaire.

5. After the Online Questionnaire has been completed, click Next again to provide contact information for three professional references, if required, in the References section by selecting the Add Reference link.

6. Once reference information has been listed, click on Next to complete the How did you find out about the position? section of the application process.

7. Once you have completed all sections, click on the Save button and then Submit button to submit your materials.

At any time you may select the Save button to save your progress. When you have submitted your application, ability to change materials submitted will not be available. UW-Superior: A Special Place:

The University of Wisconsin-Superior is Wisconsin’s leading public liberal arts college. Established in 1893 with a mission to train teachers, it later became a part of the University of Wisconsin-System, and in 1998 was designated as Wisconsin’s Leading Public Liberal Arts College by the University of Wisconsin System Board of regents. The University serves 2,900 traditional and non-traditional students and is dedicated to the integration of liberal and professional studies and serving a diverse student population. UW-Superior maintains the values of its founding as a teacher education college through emphasis on excellence in teaching as well as service to the community and region. The core mission is student-centered and values oriented, as the institution fosters intellectual growth and career preparation within a liberal arts tradition that emphasizes individual attention and embodies respect for diverse cultures and multiple voices. The richness of programs lend to a very personalized educational environment that integrates theory and practice, liberal and professional education, teaching, scholarship, and creativity. The University has launched a significant campus-wide Liberal Arts Initiative that includes a First Year Experience, Academic Service Learning, Global Awareness, Writing Across the Curriculum, and a Senior Year Experience. At UW-Superior, we promote the values of academic excellence, integrity, and community within a collegial environment. At the core of our values is the appreciation for, and examination of, diversity, inclusivity, and equity. UW-Superior offers day, evening, weekend, and distance learning classes.

The University will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identities of “final candidates” must be revealed upon request. According to the Attorney General, “final candidates” under Wisconsin law means the five candidates who are considered most qualified for the position. See Wis. Stat. Sec. 19.36(7)(a).

The University reserves the right to check additional references with notice given to the candidates at the appropriate time in the process.

Employment will require a criminal background check. A pending criminal charge or conviction will not necessarily disqualify an applicant. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the University does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record.

Employment is subject to federal laws that require verification of identity and legal right to work in the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act.

For UW-Superior campus safety information and crime statistics/Annual Security Report, see www.uwsuper.edu/safety/clery or contact the Office of Campus Safety at (715) 394-8114 for a printed copy.

UW-Superior is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator


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Contact: Dr. Jonathan Totushek, 715-394-8066
Email:
Postal Mail:
University of Wisconsin - Superior
Math & Computer Science Department
Swenson Hall 3030
Belknap and Catlin Ave
P.O. Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880
Web Page: https://www.uwsuper.edu/hr/employment/lecturer-or-senior-lecturer-mathematics-and-computer-science_employment2999214

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