Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Position ID: UoWM-VVAP2018 [#10965]
Position Title: Van Vleck Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Madison, Wisconsin 53706, United States [map]
Subject Area: various
Starting Date: 2018/08/20
Application Deadline: 2017/12/27 (posted 2017/10/05, listed until 2018/04/05)
Position Description:    

University of Wisconsin - Madison Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for Van Vleck Visiting Assistant Professorships to begin on August 20, 2018 contingent upon budgetary approval. Appointments are normally for a fixed term of three years. The usual teaching load is three courses per year. Candidates with interests overlapping those of specific faculty members may be offered support from sponsored research grants together with a lower teaching load. Promise of excellence in research and teaching is important. Preference will be given to candidates who are likely to interact well with other members of the Department. Applicants should set up an account at

All application materials, including a completed AMS Standard Cover Sheet, cover letter, a curriculum vitae which includes a publication list, and brief descriptions of research and teaching, should be uploaded to this site. Applicants should arrange to have four or more letters of recommendation delivered through At least one letter must discuss the applicant's teaching experiences and capabilities. Other evidence of good teaching will also be helpful.

The Department of Mathematics is committed to increasing the number of women and under ­ represented individuals. The University of Wisconsin - Madison is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A background check will be required prior to employment.

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Deadline for Applications: December 27, 2017, although applications will continue to be considered until all available positions are filled.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
Further Info:
Hiring Committee
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Mathematics, Van Vleck Hall
480 Lincoln Dr.
Madison, WI 53705-1388

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