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Details for Position 83178

Position Number: 83178
Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Description: 9-month appointment, permanent, full-time, tenure track in Public Administration, 2-2 equivalent teaching load, general funds, subject to position clearance and availability of funds, to begin August 1, 2017. The University of Hawaii at Manoa is the flagship campus of the UH system and enrolls more than 20,000 students. The university is a Carnegie Research I institution located in Honolulu, the state’s capital (900,000 population), with exceptional racial and ethnic diversity. The Public Administration Program is a graduate program within the College of Social Sciences that offers a MPA and graduate certificates in Public Service Leadership and Nonprofit Management, and has an annual incoming cohort of approximately 30 students. The mission of the Public Administration Program (PUBA) is to equip those with public and community responsibilities in Hawaii, the Mainland, and the Asia-Pacific region with the knowledge and skills needed to adapt to changing public service environments and to work collaboratively to solve problems. The Program does this in a manner informed by the traditions, cultural sensitivity, and inclusiveness special to Hawaii, enabling our graduates to provide leadership and improve communities wherever they serve. Through teaching, research and service, the Program aims to give current and future public service professionals the knowledge and skills they need to be effective leaders in a diverse and globalizing world.
Hiring Unit: College of Social Sciences, Public Administration Program
Location: University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI
Date Posted: October 04, 2016
Continous Recruitment: Position open until filled, application review begins November 05, 2016
Salary Information: Commensurate with experience and record of achievement.
Monthly Type: 9 month
Tenure Track: Tenure Track
Full Time/Part Time:
  FT
Temporary/Permanent:
  pubadmin@hawaii.edu
Duties and Responsibilities:
  1. Teach required and elective courses in the Public Administration Program, advise and mentor students, advise group capstone projects, and provide assistance with practicum placements. 2. Undertake scholarly and applied research, including obtaining external research funding, consistent with the purposes of the Program and the College. The College is committed to excellence in research, teaching, and using your professional expertise to explore issues that face our community, nation, and world. 3. Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
  Assistant Professor Minimum Qualifications 1. Earned PhD or equivalent in public administration, political science, policy studies, or a related field. 2. Research and teaching interests in public administration or public management with a specific interest in leadership, organizations, and/or nonprofit management. Associate Professor Minimum Qualifications 1. Earned PhD or equivalent in public administration, political science, policy studies, or a related field. 2. Research and teaching interests in public administration or public management with a specific interest in leadership, organizations, and/or nonprofit management. 3. Evidence of scholarly achievement comparable to peers at major research universities. 4. Minimum of four years of full-time university teaching at the rank of Assistant Professor or equivalent. Professor Minimum Qualifications 1. Earned PhD or equivalent in public administration, political science, policy studies, or a related field. 2. Research and teaching interests in public administration or public management with a specific interest in leadership, organizations, and/or nonprofit management. 3. Evidence of scholarly achievement comparable to peers at major research universities. 4. Research productivity which has resulted in significant recognition by the international community of scholars. 5. Minimum of four years of full-time university teaching at the rank of Associate Professor or equivalent.
Desirable Qualifications:
  1. Comparative or global public administration teaching and/or research focus. 2. Experience in the Asia-Pacific region. 3. Interested in building an alumni network of public service leaders and in conducting research that benefits communities. 4. Experience with online teaching. 5. We desire candidates who work easily in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment and who are concerned with social responsibility.
To Apply: Electronic applications only. Submit online: a curriculum vitae; two writing samples, at least one of which you are sole author; a cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, the names and contact information of three professional references, and official transcripts (copies are acceptable, however, official transcripts will be required upon hire) to http://surveys.socialsciences.hawaii.edu/ework/. Full review of applications will begin on November 5, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by that date will be given priority. Inquiries to 808-956-8260 or pubadmin@hawaii.edu. Application materials will not be returned. Inquiries: 1. 808-956-8260; pubadmin@hawaii.edu The University of Hawai?i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, sex, gender identity and expression, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, genetic information, marital status, breastfeeding, income assignment for child support, arrest and court record (except as permissible under State law), sexual orientation, domestic or sexual violence victim status, national guard absence, or status as a covered veteran. Employment is contingent on satisfying employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986; reference checks of previous employers; and for certain positions, criminal history record checks. In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, annual campus crime statistics for the University of Hawaii may be viewed at: http://ope.ed.gov/security/, or a paper copy may be obtained upon request from the respective UH Campus Security or Administrative Services Office.
Inquiries: Inquiries to 808-956-8260, or pubadmin@hawaii.edu. Application materials will not be returned.