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Lecturer (Asian Studies)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Asian Studies Program
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Date Posted:
January 19, 2016
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins February 22, 2016
Salary Information:
$1,429 per credit hour, minimum. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Tution and Special funds

Other Conditions:
  • Part-time for placement on lecture pool. Contingent on course offerings, sufficient enrollment, position clearance and availability of funds. Lecture positions available beginning Fall 2016 and for future semesters. Review of applications to begin February 22, 2016.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach various Asian Studies courses at the undergraduate level.
  2. Related duties include preparing course syllabus, grading, maintaining weekly office hours.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. MA in Asian Studies or relevant social sciences or humanities discipline.
  2. Facility with interdisciplinary approaches to the study of Asian region.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. PhD in hand or current enrollment in PhD program in a social science or humanities discipline.
  2. Current or recent research experience in Asia.
  3. Ability to work effectively in a multicultural setting.
  4. Experience teaching about Asia and demonstrated teaching effectiveness at the college level.
  5. Ability or interest in teaching online courses.

To Apply:
Submit cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, curriculum vitae, names and contact information (including email address) of three professional references and official transcripts to the address below. Copies of transcripts are acceptable, however official transcripts will be required at the time of hire. All application materials are the property of the University of Hawaii and will not be returned.
  1. University of Hawaii at Manoa
  2. School of Pacific and Asian Studies
  3. Chair, Asian Studies Program
  4. 1890 East West Road, Moore 416
  5. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. Professor Cathryn Clayton; 808-956-5237;

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