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Assistant or Associate Professor
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
Department of Atmospheric Sciences, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology
Manoa Campus
Date Posted:
January 23, 2017
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins March 15, 2017
Salary Information:
I3M11/I4M11, salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
11 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time

Other Conditions:
  • Nine-month equivalent (.82) FTE funds provided. The selectee is expected to fund the remainder through external funds. Position is expected to begin approximately August 1, 2017 or as mutually acceptable, subject to position clearance.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. The Department seeks candidates with demonstrated research expertise preferably with tropical emphasis in areas of atmospheric chemistry, tropical cyclones, boundary layer, or tropical meteorology in general. Candidates with outstanding track records in other areas are also encouraged to apply. In addition, candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses preferably in one or more of the areas of atmospheric chemistry, tropical cyclones, radar meteorology, synoptic, tropical meteorology, and boundary layer meteorology.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. A Ph.D. earned no later than 1 May 2017 in the area of atmospheric sciences or a closely related field
  2. Excellent communication skills
  3. Demonstrated capability for creative, high quality research
  4. Evidence of effectively teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students
Associate Professor Minimum Qualifications
  1. In addition to the minimum qualifications stated above, applicants must have four year of experience at the rank of assistant professor or equivalent, with evidence of increasing professional maturity; scholarly achievement judged competent and adequate for the rank in comparison with peers active in the same field at major research universities; proven record of outstanding research and teaching; and continued evidence of participation in the scholarly and academic affairs of a university or other appropriate organization.

To Apply:
Submit curriculum vitae, detailed statement of research and teaching interests, transcripts (copies acceptable with application, official document upon hire), and the names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of at least three references
  1. Professor Steven Businger, Chair
  2. Department of Atmospheric Sciences
  3. University of Hawaii at Manoa
  4. 2525 Correa Road, HIG 350
  5. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. 808-956-8775;; Fax 808-956-2877

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