Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities at Chaminade


Chaminade University seeks an adjunct instructor to teach Anatomy and Physiology (100 level) to students in our Professional and Continuing Education Program (PACE).  This is an evening position, with classes taking place on Oahu military bases and laboratories on the Chaminade campus in Kaimuki. Applicants must have an MS degree in human biology or a related and relevant field.Click here to submit an application.

The School of Business and Communications is currently seeking per course adjunct faculty to teach in the area of accounting. Minimum qualifications: Candidates must have teaching experience and hold at least a Masterís degree in the discipline. Click here to submit an application.

The School of Nursing is currently seeking clinical adjunct faculty in the areas of pediatric, medical-surgical, and maternity. Minimum qualifications: Candidates must have an unencumbered Hawaii State RN license. Candidates with a BSN degree must have at least three years in specialty providing direct patient care. Candidates with a MSN degree must have at least one year in specialty providing direct patient care. Prior teaching experience with students or preceptees is preferred. Click here to submit an application.


Chaminade University of Honolulu seeks applicants for a tenure track faculty position in the Education Division at the Lecturer/Assistant/Associate Professor level. This position involves teaching both graduate and undergraduate education related courses through both online and face-to-face platforms, curriculum development, student advising, university/community service, and scholarly research. The successful applicants will have a demonstrated commitment to student success and collegiality.

Minimum Qualification: An earned doctorate in education, curriculum and instruction or a related field. Desired Qualifications: A minimum of three years teaching experience in grades preK-12; exemplary post-secondary teaching experience in a teacher preparation program; familiarity with program accreditation (i.e., CAEP); and content knowledge in science/STEM.


Chaminade University is seeking applicants to fill the position of Assistant for Special Projects in the Education Division.  Responsibilities include:  managing and maintaining project files, data, and the LiveText system; assisting the Dean with the administration of special projects; and working with the Education Division’s faculty and staff on accreditation related data collection, analysis, and reporting.  Qualified applicant should have an interest in the field of education and teacher preparation.  A Bachelor’s degree with at least three years of experience in an education related position is required.  This position also requires the ability to work well with people and be committed to customer service, both internal and external to the department.  Advanced computer technology skills including experience with Microsoft Access, Excel, Word and PowerPoint is preferred.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  Review of applications will begin immediately until the position is filled.


The Dean of the School of Nursing reports to the Provost.  As the academic leader of the School, the Dean is responsible for daily operations and budgetary management; program innovation, implementation and evaluation; faculty/staff hiring, mentoring and evaluation; collaboration with nurse leaders in the program’s clinical partnership model; and community and professional outreach.  The Dean will provide effective leadership ensuring the success in contributing to the teaching, scholarship, and service mission of the University.  Provides effective oversight of the implementation and evaluation of the program (including outcomes assessment) and monitors continuous improvement of the program.  The Dean will represent the University’s vision and mission, strategic levers and policies and procedures to the school’s faculty, staff, students, and to the community at large. The successful candidate will have an earned Ph.D. Ed.D or advanced practice Doctoral in Nursing preferred.  Master’s in Nursing from a nationally-accredited program required.  Holds current nursing license for the State of Hawaii.  Minimum of 5 years in a nursing leadership position, experience in program accreditation; experience in external fund development.  Preferred experience with community and rural healthcare and culturally appropriate healthcare delivery; experience in the use of simulation in the nursing curriculum.  Demonstrated competence in working in a multicultural and multiethnic environment.


This is a senior position reporting to the President. The Executive Director provides leadership and administrative direction to personnel services, compliance, environmental safety and overall policy development and administration. As liaison to the external University Counsel, the position coordinates legal issues for the University. It administers aspects of the department including budgeting, planning and reporting requirements. The position requires seven years experience in personnel services and compliance with government regulations. The successful candidate is expected to have an advanced degree related to personnel services, administration and/or compliance and additional experience at increasingly senior levels. Candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and the names of three professional references with their contact information. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


The Education Division Graduate Assistant is responsible for maintaining and operating C-TRAC including additional support work for the C-TRAC/ECE director.  During hours of operation, the Graduate Assistant will supervise the use of the equipment, sell consumable supplies, and keep a database record of center use.  A computer will be available for the Graduate Assistant.  The Graduate Assistant will work 20 plus hours in fulfilling the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Maintain the C-TRAC office phone systems;
  • Maintain the C-TRAC email;
  • Supervise and support students, faculty, staff, and other visitors to C-TRAC;
  • Process updates and organize materials and files related to C-TRAC;
  • Process, maintain, and support budget and purchase orders related to C-TRAC;
  • Maintain, update, and improve the C-TRAC website;
  • Maintain and supervise the C-TRAC library;
  • Maintain and supervise the C-TRAC computer system including communicating with IT for support;
  • Maintain and replenish the necessary supplies and materials for C-TRAC;
  • Maintain the laminating machine for C-TRAC use;
  • Maintain ResourceMate (Library Database);
  • Assist in preserving resources including converting VHS videos to DVD;
  • Assist in student support related to ECE/Montessori;
  • Assist in faculty support related to ECE/Montessori;
  • Assist and support C-TRAC/ECE director in any capacity as needed.

The successful candidate will be a current graduate student at Chaminade University of Honolulu.  This position requires an individual with excellent customer service skills to communicate effectively with a diverse group of people.  Intermediate to advanced level computer skills are required in MS Word, Excel, and the Internet.  Familiarity with Hawai’i’s DOE and HTSB processes is preferred as well as knowledge of ETS Praxis tests and processes.  In addition, the successful applicant must have the ability to take initiative, be detail oriented, highly organized, work independently, and meet deadlines.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and should include:  a letter of interest that addresses how the candidate’s experiences and qualifications meet the requirements of the position; curriculum vitae; and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three professional references.


This is a half-time position responsible for:  Hawaiian/Pacific collection; Liaison with Hawaiian programs; Instruction; Reference; Collection Development.  Flexible schedule including nights and weekends.  Master of Library Science (MLS) degree from ALA-accredited institution required with strong public service orientation; background in Hawaiian studies.  Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information of three professional references.

MAINTENANCE WORKER I (CGS) – Temporary Position

Temporary position available for janitorial/grounds keeping work. Primary duties are custodial, grounds keeping, setting up for events, and assisting maintenance personnel. High school education preferred; be able to lift 50 pounds; climb ladders; Speak, read and write in English; and have a valid Hawaii driver’s license. Janitorial experience preferred.

To apply, please submit your resume to HR@chaminade.edu or visit the Personnel Office to complete an application form.


Student Employment is managed through the Chaminade Career Services office. You must be enrolled full-time and have good academic standing to apply for student employment. For more information, visit Career Services online or in the Student Support Services building.

CONDITIONAL OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT: Chaminade University conducts criminal history background checks and drug tests on applicants selected for employment. All employment offers are conditional upon the successful completion and approval of a criminal history background check and drug test.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY: Chaminade University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, and disability in accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Americans with Disabilities Act of 1991. Chaminade University does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation, arrest and court record, and National Guard participation, as well as on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, and disability, in accordance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Americans with Disabilities Act of 1991, Equal Pay Act of 1963, and HRS Chapter 378.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information of three professional references to Personnel Services: hr@chaminade.edu

or mail your materials to:

Attn: Personnel
Chaminade University of Honolulu
3140 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-1578