UH Hilo Position Vacancies

Important Information

  • The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo 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, arrest and court record, sexual orientation or status of a covered veteran. Women, members of minority groups, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Persons with hearing disabilities may call (808) 932-7461 or (808) 932-7002 (TTY).
  • Employment is contingent on satisfying employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.
  • Appointments to positions are subject to campus recruitment guidelines and the collective bargaining agreement. APT applicants with re-employment rights or priority status are responsible for informing the recruiting unit, which will verify eligibility with the employing unit as provided by the BU 08 contract.
  • Official transcripts must have the official seal of and be mailed directly from the degree-granting institution to the address indicated.
  • All correspondence should refer to the position number for which you are applying.

Position Vacancies as of Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Jump to: Administrative, Professional and Technical (8), Executive (1), Faculty (11).

Administrative, Professional and Technical

  • Administrative & Fiscal Support Specialist (Lead Center, Hilo), PBA
    Position Number: 97246, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

    UH Hilo, Hawaii Small Business Development Center, full-time, temporary, to begin approximately June 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding. Temporary position, renewal contingent upon satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and program needs.

  • Administrative & Fiscal Support Specialist, PBA
    Position Number: 79741, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

    UH Hilo, College of Arts and Sciences, Dean’s Office, full-time, general funds, permanent, to begin approximately May 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

    Under the direction of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, this position will work closely with the Secretary III and the Senior Administrative Officer in the Dean’s Office, as well as the Secretary II in the Humanities Division, the APT in the Social Sciences Division, and the Kuleana & Community Coordinator.

  • Fiscal Specialist Sr, PBB (Re-Advertised)
    Position Number: 97173, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

    UH-Hilo, Office of the Chancellor, Research Administration and Project Development (RAPD), full-time, permanent, to begin approximately May 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Institutional/Policy Analyst (Confidential Advocate & Prevention Educator), PBA
    Position Number: 80445, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

    UH Hilo, Office of Equal Opportunity, full-time, general funds, permanent, to begin approximately March 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Residence Life Specialist, PBA
    Position Number: 80603, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

  • Safety/Security Manager (Director of Campus Security), PBC
    Position Number: 78997, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

    UH Hilo, Administrative Affairs/Campus Security Department, full-time, general funds, permanent, to begin approximately July 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Student Services Specialist (Admissions Coordinator), PBA
    Position Number: 96876, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

  • Student Services Specialist (Admissions Counselor), PBB
    Position Number: 77233, Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

    UH Hilo, Student Affairs, Admissions Office, full-time, permanent, to begin approximately April 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

Executive

  • University Librarian and Director, Learning Services, Readvertisement
    Position Number: 89175, Type: Executive

    UH Hilo, Edwin H. Mookini Library, full-time, permanent, general funds, to begin approximately April 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

    This position is located within Academic Affairs and reports to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. The University Librarian and Learning Services Director has operational, strategic, and fiscal responsibility for all aspects of the Edwin H. Mookini Library, which serves the students, faculty and staff of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo and Hawaiʻi Community College. The University Librarian and Director also has responsibility for academic support operations, including distance learning coordination and the testing center, and the administrative functions for UH Hilo’s role in the Academy for Creative Media.

Faculty

  • Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing
    Position Number: 84320 & 86486, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Natural and Health Sciences, School of Nursing (SON), tenure-track, full-time, general funds, permanent, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Assistant Professor (Counseling Psychology)
    Position Number: 73298, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Arts & Sciences, Psychology Dept., tenure-track, permanent, full-time, general funds, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Assistant Professor (Counseling Psychology)
    Position Number: 73424, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Arts & Sciences, Psychology Dept., tenure-track, permanent,full-time, general funds, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Assistant Professor (Education - Foundations & Social Studies Methods)
    Position Number: 73421, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, tenure-track, full-time, permanent, general funds, nine-month appointment, to begin approximately August 1, 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

    The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo is the most diverse four-year public university in the United States, located in a geographically diverse and mixed-use island community. The UH Hilo School of Education serves as a resource to area educators teaching in a culturally rich and diverse setting and conducts as well as guides action research to expand knowledge of teaching and learning, providing high quality, integrated, inquiry-and-place-based undergraduate and graduate programs.

  • Assistant Professor (Kinesiology & Exercise)
    Position Number: 82781, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Natural & Health Sciences (CNHS), Department of Kinesiology & Exercise Sciences, full-time, tenure-track, general funds, permanent, nine-month faculty appointment to begin January 2025, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Assistant Professor (Marketing)
    Position Number: 73282, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Business & Economics (CoBE), tenure-track, permanent, full time, general funds, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2024 pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
    Position Number: 83033, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Natural & Health Sciences (CNHS), Department of Physics & Astronomy, full-time, tenure-track, general funds, permanent, nine-month faculty appointment to begin August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Associate Professor, Applied Indigenous Linguistics and Education,
    Position Number: 84717, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, Māhele Haʻawina Hawaiʻi, Ka Haka ʻUla O Keʻelikōlani College, full-time, 11-month, tenure-track, to begin approximately July 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

    Our college and university have a strong commitment to recruit and retain diverse applicants. We encourage women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.

    Research that is responsive to the needs of Indigenous language revitalization, especially among Native Americans as defined in the Native American Languages Act of 1990, and the use of schooling through such languages as a crucial component of language revitalization will be reviewed favorably by the search committee.

  • Instructor (Computer Science)
    Position Number: 84335, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Natural and Health Sciences, general funds, full-time, non-tenure-track, nine-month renewable-type appointment to begin approximately on August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funds.

    The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo (UH Hilo) is a state university with a private college atmosphere. We offer small class sizes, a diverse student body, and a low student-to-faculty ratio. We are located in the colorful town of Hilo, which is surrounded by natural beauty on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi. Ten of the 14 world climate zones exist on the Island of Hawaiʻi, making it a living laboratory for the study of volcanoes, astronomy, agriculture, marine science, and other natural sciences. UH Hilo has consistently ranked #1 as one of the "Most Diverse National Universities" by U.S. News & World Report in its 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 Best Colleges Rankings. U.S. News & World Report, 2023 Best Colleges Rankings.

    The successful candidate will be able to make an impact on a small but dynamic CS department, and also have the opportunity to contribute to a growing and expanding data science program

  • Instructor of Nursing
    Position Number: 82303 & 82577, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Natural and Health Sciences, School of Nursing (SON), non-tenure track, full-time, general funds, permanent, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding.

  • Instructor of Sociology; Readvertisement
    Position Number: 82821, Type: Faculty

    UH Hilo, College of Arts & Sciences/Sociology Dept., non-tenure track, full time, permanent, general funds, nine-month appointment to begin approximately August 2024, pending position clearance and availability of funding. This appointment is annually renewable, subject to position clearance, availability of funds, and satisfactory performance.

Additional Employment Opportunity Resources