University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UoWM-MLCDIR2020 [#15735]
Position Title: Director of the Math Learning Center
Position Type: Student programs
Position Location: Madison, Wisconsin 53706, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2020/03/27help popup (posted 2020/02/25, listed until 2020/03/31)
Position Description:    

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EXTENDED DEADLINE!

Position Summary:
The Department of Mathematics at UW-Madison has a unique opportunity for an individual with a passion for teaching mathematics and for supporting students who need extra help. We are seeking a Director for the Math Learning Center, to design and run a new Math Learning Center which will provide support for undergraduate math students through an array of programs: small-group tutorials, drop-in MathLab support, and more.

Principal Duties:
Establish and direct activities for a permanent Math Learning Center, including organization, oversight, and evaluation of the Mathematics Tutorial Program and MathLab Program. The individual in the role will be responsible for promotion of the Mathematics Tutorial Program and MathLab Program to enrolled students, assess needs of at-risk students recruited for the tutorial program, hiring and supervising tutors and undergraduate course assistants.

Teaching Duties:
Teach two undergraduate Mathematics courses per academic year, 1 per semester.

Qualifications:
PhD in Mathematics or related field preferred, minimum of Master's degree required
Minimum 2 years teaching college-level Mathematics
Demonstrated knowledge of learning strategies and effective pedagogies
Demonstrated commitment to supporting academic achievement of students
Demonstrated organizational, planning, and coordination skills

Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in curricular development and assessment, budget management, and/or securing extramural funding.


Applications must include cover letter, resume/CV, teaching statement, and contact information for professional references. Cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience. Materials must be submitted here: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/504501/director-of-math-learning-center

Application Deadline (extended): March 27, 2020

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Contact: Mariya Soskova
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University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Mathematics, Van Vleck Hall
480 Lincoln Dr.
Madison, WI 53705-1388
Web Page: www.math.wisc.edu

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