Enseigner la prospective à l’Université d’Hawaii (Honolulu)

Public Administration Program and Department of Political Science’s Hawai‘i Research Center for Futures Studies

dimanche 3 juillet 2005

Toutes les versions de cet article : [English] [français]

Assistant or Associate Professor, Public Administration Program and Department of Political Science’s Hawai’i Research Center for Futures Studies, position number 84818, College of Social Sciences, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, 9-month appointment, permanent, full-time, tenure track, general funds, to begin 01/01/2006 OR 08/01/2006.

Position is tenurable in Public Administration but shared with the Center, which is located in the Department of Political Science. Public Administration is an innovative graduate-level program offering an MPA and graduate certificate. Emphasizing cohort and interdisciplinary education, the Program is built around an intensive first-year that features a cross-disciplinary two-semester curriculum based on a modular design. The second year features concentration courses, practicum experiences, and a finishing capstone. Students in the Program come from Hawai‘i as well as a variety of places internationally. For more information visit www.puba.hawaii.edu. The Hawai‘i Research Center for Futures Studies engages in futures research and offers courses within Political Science. For more information visit www.futures.hawaii.edu.

Duties : Commensurate with experience and interests, teach Public Administration and Alternative Futures core courses, elective courses, capstone, and provide assistance with individual practicum. Undertake scholarly and applied work, develop training programs and workshops in Hawai‘i and the Asia-Pacific region that integrate public administration and futures perspectives.

Minimum Qualifications : For Assistant : Ph.D. in Public Administration, Futures Studies, Political Science, or related field. Teaching experience with graduate students and practitioners. For Associate : in addition to the requirements for Assistant, four years of teaching experience at the Assistant Professor level.

Desirable Qualifications : Commitment to cross disciplinary education ; innovative pedagogy ; multi-cultural experience, including teaching and applied work ; record of scholarly and applied work relevant to the educational, research and service mission of the programs. Some familiarity with the special characteristics of Hawai’i and/or Asia/Pacific public institutions is preferred. Candidates should have interest and capabilities in one or more of the following areas : networked organizations, technology and e-government, futures analysis and methods, organizational learning and change, public service ethics. The College of Social Sciences is committed to excellent teaching, research and application ; we welcome candidates who work multi-disciplinarily and collaboratively.

Salary : Commensurate with experience. To Apply : Send a statement summarizing in some detail the interests and skills you would bring to this position. Also include the Curriculum Vita and the names and addresses of three persons willing to write recommendations to :
Chair, Search Committee, Public Administration Program, 2424 Maile Way, Saunders 631, Honolulu, Hawai’i, 96822.

Closing date : Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2005 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by that date will be given priority. EEO/AA Employer.
Inquiries to : pubadmin@hawaii.edu.