University of Hawaii at HiloInstructor of Psychology (#73412T) Position Description

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The recruitment for this position vacancy has concluded.

UH Hilo, College of Arts & Sciences, general funds, temporary, full-time, 9-month, non-tenure track appointment to begin approximately August 2013, pending position clearance and availability of funding.


Teach 12-credit load each semester of courses in introduction to psychology, statistics and/or research methods, and other area(s); provide academic advising to students.

Minimum Qualifications

A master’s degree in psychology or a closely related field from an accredited university by the time of employment; ability to teach introduction to psychology, and either statistics or research methods.

Desirable Qualifications

Ability to teach both statistics and research methods. Ability to teach one or more of the following courses: Developmental Psychology, Personality, Social Psychology, Abnormal Psychology; experience teaching, advising, or counseling in a multi-cultural setting; a doctoral degree in psychology or a closely related field.

Pay Range

Commensurate with training and experience.

Applications (How to Apply)

Submit letter of application, vita, transcript(s) showing degrees and course work (copies are acceptable; however official transcripts will be required prior to employment), and the names and three letters of reference. Applications should be submitted by mail to Dr. Dawna Coutant, Social Sciences Division, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo, HI, 96720-4091. Electronic submissions will not be considered.

Inquiries (General)

Dr. Dawna Coutant, Social Sciences Division; e-mail:

Please refer to position #73412T when making inquiries.

Application Deadline

Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.

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