Mathematics: Assistant Professor

Notice of Filing the Application for
Permanent Employment Certification

The notice is being provided as a result of the filing of an application for permanent alien labor certification for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics for which a competitive recruitment was done (position announcement attached). 

Any person may provide documentary evidence bearing on the application for permanent alien labor certification to the Certifying Officer of the U.S. Department of Labor at:

United States Department of Labor
Employment and Training Administration
Chicago National Processing Center
Railroad Retirement Board Building
844 North Rush Street, 12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
Telephone: (312) 886-8000
FAX: (312) 886-1688

The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire provides prevailing working conditions for all employees. The rate of pay for this position will be $52,000. 

Posted 05/23/2013


The Department of Mathematics at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire invites applications for one or more probationary tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position(s) will start August 20, 2012. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


  • The primary responsibilities of the position are to teach undergraduate mathematics courses for both majors and non-majors as assigned in the Department of Mathematics.
  • Other responsibilities include participating in research and other scholarly activities, providing academic advising to students as assigned, and providing service to the Department, the University, the community, and the profession.
  • The typical teaching load is three courses per semester with two preparations.



  • A doctorate in mathematics or statistics is required by August 20, 2012.
  • Applicants must have a commitment to undergraduate teaching at all levels and present evidence of teaching excellence.
  • The successful applicant will also present evidence of the potential to establish a productive research program that can engage undergraduates in student/faculty collaborations.
  • Preference will be given first to statisticians and secondly to applied mathematicians, whose interests cross disciplinary boundaries.
  • The ability to support the actuarial science program would be considered an asset.
  • The Department is especially interested in applicants who bring diverse perspectives to the University, and those who may be especially effective in mentoring and advising students who are members of groups that have been historically underrepresented in the discipline. 


The Department:

The Department of Mathematics has 40 staff members and offers undergraduate programs in mathematics and mathematics education. Currently there are approximately 260 students pursuing mathematics majors and 125 pursuing minors. The Department has been sponsoring a summer REU program funded by the National Science Foundation.

Application Procedure

To apply, send the following:

  • Standard AMS cover sheet
  • A letter of interest addressing the stated qualifications of the position
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A statement of research interests
  • A statement of teaching philosophy
  • Three current letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching effectiveness.

Application materials should be submitted electronically to:   

Those without internet access may contact the Department of Mathematics by telephone at 715- 836-3301.

To ensure full consideration, completed applications must be received by December 1, 2011.  However, screening may continue until the position is filled.  

A criminal background check will be required prior to employment. 

To learn more, visit the Web site:

UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer dedicated to enhancing equity, diversity and inclusivity.

Posted 9/22/2011