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Graduate Teaching Assistant
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies under the Hawai?inuiakea School of Hawaiian Knowledge
UH Manoa
Date Posted:
April 30, 2018
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins May 15, 2018
Salary Information:
Step 6-- $1,458.50 mo/ $17,502 annual
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Full Time/Part Time:
Part Time - Full Time Equivalency: 50%
Temporary - Not to Exceed: July 31, 2019
S Funds

Other Conditions:
  • Temporary, non-tenure, to begin Fall 2018 through Spring 2019, contingent on course offerings, sufficient enrollment, program need, and pending availability of funds.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Under faculty supervision, teach and/or assist the HWST 107: Hawai?i Center of the Pacific course. Complete other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. 1. Bachelor of Arts in Hawaiian Studies or field of study closely allied to Hawaiian culture, history, language and/or arts.
  2. 2. Admitted full-time at the University of Hawai?i in a graduate degree program at the time of hire.
  3. 3. Completion of Hawaiian Studies Graduate Program pre-requisites.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. 1. Translation proficiency in Hawaiian language;
  2. 2. Admitted to the Hawaiian Studies Graduate Program;
  3. 3. Grade point average above 3.5;
  4. 4. Strong oral and written communication skills.

To Apply:
Submit cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, names of 3 professional references including their contact information and e-mail address, current vitae, and any other relevant materials that indicate your qualifications to the duties, to the address below. All submitted materials are the property of the School. Electronic and Fax applications will not be considered.
  1. Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies HWST GTA Pool
  2. 2645 Dole Street, KAMA 209A
  3. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. Dr. Antoinette Freitas, Director; 808-956-0591;

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