The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at UNK offers undergraduate
The department has an active chapter of the national mathematics honorary Kappa Mu Epsilon. Dr. Kime is the faculty adviser. Additionally, the department sponsors a Math Club that is open to all UNK students. The Club has hosted Pi Day activities and has organized events in public schools. Dr. Hein and Ms. Johnston are the faculty advisers.
Dr. Ford is the organizer for The Central Nebraska Math Teachers' Circle . The Teaching Circle is an opportunity for middle school teachers and mathematics educators to build relationships with other teachers and mathematicians and to gain new mathematical knowledge.
Though the generous financial support of former students and faculty, the department has several Continuing Student Scholarships for our majors. Mathematics majors can apply each February by logging into MyBlue.
Mathematica is installed in the Founders Hall Room 2010 computer lab. This lab is open weekdays during business hours. Additionally, UNK faculty and students may install Mathematica on personally owned computers. To install Mathematica on your computer, visit the page Mathematica at UNK.
The department is anticipating hiring an adjunct for the spring 2015 term to teach six credit hours. For information on how to apply and job qualifications, please see view adjunct-hire-fall-2014. To learn of other possible faculty employment opportunities in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, visit the page Employment Opportunities.