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The University of Hawai'i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

  All qualified applicants will be considered, regardless of race, sex, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or status as disabled veteran or veteran of Vietnam era or Gulf Wars.  Women, members of minority groups, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply
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Employment is contingent on satisfying employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.
Appointments are subject to campus recruitment guidelines and the collective bargaining agreement.

Current Openings:

Instructor of Psychology
(Position #86431T)
UH Hilo, College of Arts & Sciences, non-tenure track, full-time, special funds, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2015, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

Teach courses in introduction to psychology, statistics and/or research methods, and other area(s); provide academic advising to students.

Minimum Qualifications
A PhD in psychology from an accredited university by the time of employment; ability to teach introduction to psychology, and either statistics or research methods. Ability to teach 1 or more of the following courses: Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology, Abnormal Psychology.

Desirable Qualifications
Ability to teach both statistics and research methods. Evidence of teaching effectiveness in one or more of the following courses: Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology, Abnormal Psychology; experience teaching, advising, or counseling in a multi-cultural setting;. Ability to teach Advanced Statistics. Evidence of research productivity.

Pay Range
Commensurate with training and experience.

How to Apply
Submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, three (3) current letters of reference with reference contact information, and academic transcripts (copies of transcripts are acceptable for application; however, original documents issued by a university registrar are required prior to hire). Electronic submissions will be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications may be submitted by mail to Professor Chris Frueh, Social Sciences Division, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo, HI, 96720-4091. Electronic submissions may be submitted to

Professor Chris Frueh;
Please refer to position #86431T when making inquiries.

Application Deadline
Review of applications will begin on December 4, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.

Page updated: January 2015