Jobs & Employment

With nearly 1,000 employees, supporting 13 units and dozens of programs, SOEST is always hiring.

SOEST employs a wide range of academic, technical, administrative, and support staff, covering nearly all disciplines of Earth, ocean, and planetary sciences.  Most positions are based at the Manoa campus of the School, though sea-going positions, and positions on other islands and on the U.S. mainland are frequently available.

Advertisement for faculty positions and some graduate assistant positions is managed centrally through the Work at UH Portal.

Institutional research support positions, and project-based research, technical, and administrative positions, are managed through the Research Corporation of the University of Hawai‘i.

Administrative, maintenance and facility support, and financial services positions can be found through the University Civil Service job listings.