Title: Assistant Professor (History)
Position Number: 0082230
Hiring Unit: University of Hawaii - West Oahu
Date Posted: September 03, 2014
Closing Date: Continuous - application review begins October 31, 2014
Salary Information: Negotiable, commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type: 9 Month
Tenure Track: Tenure
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Duties and Responsibilities
This position will entail teaching upper and lower division courses in American history, introductory courses in world history, courses in the history of Hawai‘i and the Pacific Islands, and upper division courses outside the candidate’s specialization as needed.
In addition to teaching within their disciplines, all faculty members at UH West O‘ahu are expected to engage in scholarly activity, participate in curriculum development, provide service to the community and their profession, teach courses using distance methods, participate in program assessment, advise students, supervise senior projects/practica, and participate in faculty governance.
Earned doctorate degree from an accredited college or university in American history, the history of Hawai‘i, or Pacific Islands history.
Experience teaching college-level history courses.
Demonstrated ability to teach courses in world history, U.S. history, and the history of Hawai‘i.
Experience teaching college courses in American history.
Demonstrated ability to teach courses focusing on the history of the Pacific Islands.
Demonstrated ability to teach courses from a Native Hawaiian perspective.
Demonstrated ability to interact effectively in a multicultural setting, especially with people of Asian, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, or multicultural backgrounds.
A record of scholarly research and publications in peer-reviewed venues.
Demonstrated ability or experience implementing innovative strategies for direct and distance students to meet discipline and/or university wide learning objectives.
Demonstrated ability to work with students of varied ages.
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