Mathematics: Assistant or Associate Professor with emphasis in Developmental/Remedial Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire invites applications for a probationary tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor with an emphasis in developmental/remedial mathematics. The position will start August 19, 2013. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


  • The primary responsibility of the position is to provide leadership for the Department’s developmental/remedial mathematics program.
  • This includes teaching, development of curriculum, and management of tutors.
  • Other responsibilities include scholarship and service.


  • A doctorate in mathematics or mathematics education is required by August 19, 2013.
  • The successful applicant will demonstrate experience working with diverse student populations including students of color and nontraditional students in order to promote access, retention, success, and institutional receptivity.
  • The successful applicant will have experience teaching developmental mathematics courses.
  • Experience using technology-based course delivery systems will be considered an asset.
  • The successful applicant will also demonstrate potential to develop a research program that focuses on post-secondary developmental mathematics.
  • Evidence of an ability to establish a productive research program that can engage undergraduates in student/faculty collaborations will be considered an asset.

The Department:

The Department of Mathematics has 30 tenured or tenure-track faculty, and offers undergraduate programs in mathematics, actuarial science, and mathematics education. In addition to teaching courses for its majors, the Department also teaches a wide range of courses for non-majors, including developmental mathetics courses, calculus preparation courses, statistics, mathematics courses for elementary education majors, and other liberal education mathematics courses for non-majors.

Application Procedure

To apply, submit the following:

  • 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 online to:

To ensure full consideration, completed applications must be received by November 25, 2012. 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 10/4/2012