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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
William S. Richardson School of Law
University of Hawai`i at Manoa
Date Posted:
February 14, 2017
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins March 01, 2017
Salary Information:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time

Other Conditions:
  • Hiring subject to University approval and funding availability. Term will begin August 1, 2017, or when the selected candidate is available.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. We are seeking applicants with the ability and interest to teach in the area of federal taxation and preferably also trusts and estates.
Assistant Professor Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Assistant Professor Minimum Qualifications: J.D. or equivalent and the demonstration or promise of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and community service.
Associate Professor Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Associate Professor Minimum Qualifications: Same as Assistant, plus five years of experience at assistant level or equivalent with record of significant scholarly achievement.
Professor Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Full Professor Minimum Qualifications: Same as Associate, plus three years at associate level or equivalent with evidence of a mature level of performance and achievement as a teacher and scholar that places the faculty member at the forefront of the relevant field(s).
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Hawai`i is a culturally rich and diverse community. We encourage applicants from minority group members, women, and others whose interest will contribute to diversity in the faculty. Applications from both experienced teachers and those new to teaching are welcome.

To Apply:
Application review will begin in March 2017. Submit cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum qualifications, and include the names and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of at least three professional references, as well as a résumé and law school and graduate school transcripts. Copies of transcripts are acceptable, but original transcripts will be required at time of hire. Send electronic submissions to: (preferred); or to
  1. Appointments Committee
  2. William S. Richardson School of Law
  3. c/o Personnel Office Room 110
  4. 2515 Dole Street
  5. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. Associate Professor Kapua Sproat; 808-956-7489;

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