Work at UH Advertisement

Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
University of Hawaii at Hilo
Date Posted:
October 27, 2017
Closing Date:
Salary Information:
Minimum Salary: eff Fall 2017 $1,525 per credit hour, commensurate with education and experience

Other Conditions:
  • Positions are part-time, non-tenure, for lecturer pool for Academic Year 2018-2019, contingent upon course offerings, student enrollment, and availability of funds. Courses may be taught during the day, evening, weekend or distance learning (DL).
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach assigned courses in the following discipline(s):
  2. College of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resource Management: Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Science.
  3. College of Arts and Sciences: Administration of Justice, Anthropology, Art, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Chinese, Communications, Computer Science, Dance, Drama and Theatre, Education, English, Geography, Geology, Japanese, Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Korean, Marine Science, Math, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish
  4. College of Business and Economics: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Tourism
  5. Ka Haka ‘Ula O Ke’elikolani: Hawaiian Language, Hawaiian Studies, Linguistics and Hawaiian Indigenous Education
  6. Maintain minimum of one office hour per week for each course taught
  7. Prepare course schedule, syllabus, and reports related to teaching and student progress
  8. Work under the supervision of discipline chairperson
  9. Commitment to principles of higher education and philosophy is essential.
  10. Possible evening, weekend, and off-campus assignments, and also distance learning assignments for courses taught via the Internet
  11. For some teaching fields, openings may only be available for classes offered off-campus or taught via the Internet.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. M.A., M.S., or Ph.D. in the appropriate subject area. If qualified applicants are not available, those not meeting minimum qualifications may be considered on an exception basis.
  2. Ka Haka ‘Ula O Ke’elikolani requires Hawaiian language proficiency for its coursework instructed through Hawaiian.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Teaching experience at university or community college level
  2. Demonstrated ability to work with adult learners

To Apply:
Submit to the address below in PDF or Word only: 1) cover letter indicating discipline(s) in which you are seeking a Lecturer appointment, courses you would be willing to teach, and how you meet the minimum and desirable qualifications; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) three (3) current letters of recommendation; 4) names of three (3) current professional references; and 5) official transcripts (copies are acceptable, original transcripts will be required at the time of hire). Separate documents and application materials must be submitted for each position. All requested documents/information become the property of the college. Failure to submit all required documents shall deem an application incomplete and will not be considered. Continuous recruitment until needs are met. Only Electronic submissions will be accepted and should be sent to:, subject line “2018-2019 Lecturer Pool.”

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