Career Opportunities for Hawai'i College Students

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NASA Internship Programs 

NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement (OSTEM) paid internships allow high school and college-level students to contribute to the agency’s mission to advance science, technology, aeronautics, and space exploration.

OSTEM internships offer students an opportunity to gain practical work experience while working side-by-side with mentors who are research scientists, engineers, and individuals from many other professions. Internships may be full time or part time; and, they may be on a NASA center or facility, or even working from your home or dorm.

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RCUH Job Posting 

RCUH’s mission is to support and enhance research, development and training in Hawai‘i, with a focus on the University of Hawai‘i.

RCUH is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

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Lecturer, CC (Astronomy) - Fall 2023/Spring 2024/Summer 2024

Hiring Unit:  Math and Science
Location:  Leeward Community College
Date Posted:  06/23/2023
Closing Date:  Continuous
Salary:  minimum $1,820/per credit hour

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Teach assigned courses in the discipline.
  2. Maintain minimum of one office hour per week for each course taught.
  3. Prepare course syllabus and reports related to teaching and student progress.
  4. Work under supervision of discipline coordinator/division chairperson in integrating teaching efforts with other instructors in the discipline area.
  5. May include instructional assignments involving distance education.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Master’s in Astronomy
  2. All minimum qualifications must be from a regionally accredited institution and met by the effective date of appointment.  If qualified applicants are not available, those not meeting the minimum qualifications may be considered on an exception basis.

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