Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not Specified
Sep 07, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Job no: 226905-FA
Work type: Faculty-Full Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Instructional
Department: DEPT-A4854

Position Summary:

Summary: The Department of Mathematics is accepting applications for positions at the Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Associate Professor (with tenure) and full Professor (with tenure) levels. These positions will begin August 17, 2020. Candidates must have a strong commitment to excellence in instruction.

Principal Duties:

Faculty contribute to the research, teaching and service missions of the Department of Mathematics in the College of Letters & Science. Faculty engage in robust research and develop and maintain extramural funding for research. Teaching responsibility will be three courses in Mathematics per academic year at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students required. Successful candidate will be expected to participate in professional, public and university service as appropriate.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in Mathematics or related field required prior to start of appointment.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Scholarly research record and teaching experience preferred. Appointment at the tenured level requires record of proven excellence in teaching, research and service.

Additional Information:

A competitive recruitment and selection process was conducted for this employment opportunity and a U.S. worker was not selected. An application for Alien Employment Certification is being filed on behalf of an alien to fill the employment opportunity. Anyone with documentary evidence relative to the application, or available workers, wages and/or working conditions, may contact the Regional Certifying Office of the Department of Labor at the following address:

U.S Department of Labor
Employment and Training Administration
Foreign Labor Certification National Processing Center
Harris Tower
233 Peachtree Street, Suite 410
Atlanta GA 30303
Phone: 404-893-0101, Fax: 404-893-4642

All areas of mathematics will be considered. In particular, we seek to expand groups in Dynamical System and research areas related to Data Science.

Appointment at the tenured level requires a favorable recommendation by the university's Physical Sciences Divisional Committee.

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A criminal background check will be required prior to start of appointment.



Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

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Anticipated Begin Date:

AUGUST 17, 2020


ACADEMIC (9 months)

Instructions to Applicants:

The position has been filled. This posting is mandatory to meet a United States Department of Labor requirement. See the job posting for more details.


Tonghai Yang
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The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

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The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Fall 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: .

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Advertised: 04 Sep 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 06 Oct 2020 Central Daylight Time

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